Posted On: 12:14 a.m. | January 27, 2017
July 2, 1936. Actress Billie Burke, widow and benefactor of Follies founder Florenz Ziegfeld, in a Los Angeles courtroom during civil action over purchase of expensive clothing.
In a case nicknamed the "stockings suit," a clothier sought to win payment of more than $500 from Burke for pajamas and stockings purchased six years before.
A short story in the July 3, 1936, Los Angeles Times... View Post»
Posted On: 12:14 a.m. | January 26, 2017
Rusting cans are used to spell out Tin Can Beach, the nickname given Bolsa Chica Beach near Huntington Beach. View Post»
Posted On: 12:11 a.m. | January 25, 2017
Entertainer marionettes made by Ralph Emory. View Post»
Posted On: 12:11 a.m. | January 24, 2017
April 17, 1946: Ceremonies as Western Air Lines celebrates its 20th anniversary at Lockheed Air Terminal. In back of cake-cutting is a Douglas M-2 biplane. On right is the front portion of a Douglas C-54 Skymaster. In background is Douglas C-74.
A story in the April 18, 1946, Los Angeles Times reported:
Three planes told the story of transport aviation yesterday at Lockheed Air Terminal... View Post»