Betty Grable and Lucille Ball at the Gilmore Stadium midget car raceway in Los Angeles, California - c. 1930s

Betty Grable and Lucille Ball at the Gilmore Stadium midget car raceway in Los Angeles, California - c. 1930s


The Pasadena Freeway in Los Angeles, CA - 1962

The Pasadena Freeway in Los Angeles, CA - 1962



Christmas on a Southern California beach - c. Early 1930s

Christmas on a Southern California beach - c. Early 1930s

Claudette Colbert with a Christmas decoration of herself on Vine Street in Hollywood, CA - 1932


Shoppers in Downtown Los Angeles wait for early morning opening of The Broadway Department Store during Dollar Days - c. 1953
Holiday nightmare……….

Shoppers in Downtown Los Angeles wait for early morning opening of The Broadway Department Store during Dollar Days - c. 1953

Holiday nightmare……….

A shopper during Downtown Dollar Days in Los Angeles needs help getting on the streetcar with all her purchases - c. 1933

What I *didn’t* do today…………


Dog dressed as Santa Claus with puppies sleeping beneath their stockings - Los Angeles, CA  (1930)

Dog dressed as Santa Claus with puppies sleeping beneath their stockings - Los Angeles, CA  (1930)


Young woman decorating a giant snowman in Southern California - Christmas 1929

Young woman decorating a giant snowman in Southern California - Christmas 1929

Hollywood Boulevard decorated for Christmas - 1950

Fashion show at The Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles, CA - 1933

Christmas decorations on Olive Street in downtown Los Angeles, California - 1929

Models with giant hatboxes in a fashion show at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles, CA - 1933


Matching hats for the World Flower and Garden Show in Los Angeles, CA - 1961

Matching hats for the World Flower and Garden Show in Los Angeles, CA - 1961


Girl feeds bib wearing turkey at a restaurant in Los Angeles, CA - c. 1930s
This is me at Thanksgiving, basically…..

Girl feeds bib wearing turkey at a restaurant in Los Angeles, CA - c. 1930s

This is me at Thanksgiving, basically…..

Girl with roosters from the Los Angeles Poultry Show in Los Angeles, CA - 1920