Monthly Archives: December 2019

Mary Mallory / Hollywood Heights: Huntington Japanese Garden Gives Rest and Refinement

A c. 1937 image of the Japanese garden at the Huntington, courtesy of the Los Angeles Public Library. In 1919, Henry E. and Arabella Huntington signed trust papers that would turn their estate into a public institution. Once opened to … Continue reading

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Movieland Mystery Photo (Updated + + +)

For Monday, we have a mystery woman savoring a mysterious cup of coffee. Note: This mystery movie is unusually heavy on Friday people at five, though one of them is on the edge of being an “Aha Thursday.” I will … Continue reading

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