Hollywood Bowl Easter Services, 1947 - Los Angeles, California
HOLLYWOOD BOWL: More than 25,000 worshipers gathered in Hollywood Bowl — a setting more picturesque than ever before. Hours before the chimes began to ring at 5:30 am thousands had found seats on the sloping tiers or on bordering hillsides. Trumpeters heralded the dawn.
Machinists Monthly Journal - December, 1947
International Association of Machinists
Washington 1, D.C.
Halloween Slick Chick Beauty Contest
Four contestants of the Halloween Slick Chick beauty contest in Anaheim, Calif., 1947
Front Page Detective - April 1947
WANTED! - Have you seen any of these fugitives?
SWAN SONGS - The condemned write verse - or worse.
ELLA MAE MARRIED MURDER - Tragedy ends a mail-order romance
DEATH HAUNTS THE ICE QUEEN - A Continental murder mystery
Floating, 1947 - Weeki Wachee, Florida
by Toni Frissell
Dramatic cumulus clouds billowing over a Texaco gas station along a stretch of highway US 66, aka Route 66).
Location: Seligman, AZ, US
Date taken: September 1947
Photographer: Andreas Feininger
Contestants for queen of Newport Beach Tournament of Lights, Calif., 1947
SEEK HONORS — Among 50 girls who will compete Sunday in contest to choose queen of Newport Beach Tournament of Lights are standing, left to right, Pat Sayre, Anita Coane and Joyce Purcell. Dorothy Babcock is seated. Junior Chamber of Commerce sponsors event.
Clownin’ Around on Flickr.
Clowns pose on opening day. Ringling Brothers Barnum & Bailey Circus, Chicago, Illinois, 1947.