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Nov. 16, 1947: Alvira Earp, Widow of Frontier Lawman Virgil Earp

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Frightening Food From the 1940s: Instant G. Washington’s Soluble Coffee Product

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October 1947: A Shopping Reminder From Bullock’s

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Sept. 25, 1947: It Was a Kinder, Simpler Time Dept.

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Raymond Chandler Was 5-9, in Case You Ever Need to Know

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Aug. 27, 1947: I. Magnin Seeks Young Woman to Supervise Glove Department

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Black L.A. 1947: Ask Evangeline — In Love With a Married Man

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It Was a Kinder, Simpler Time, April 3, 1944

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Movieland Mystery Photo (Updated + + +)

And for Monday, we have a mystery woman in some sort of legal unpleasantness.

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Shaming the Pets — Does It Work?

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Nov. 22, 1963

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Paul V. Coates – Confidential File, Oct. 5, 1959

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Paul V. Coates — Sept. 26, 1959

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Paul V. Coates — Confidential File, Sept. 3, 1959

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Paul V. Coates — Confidential File, Aug. 31, 1959

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Paul V. Coates — Confidential File, Aug. 25, 1959

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Drunks and Small Boys in Trouble!

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Nuestro Pueblo: Wilmington

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Nuestro Pueblo: Santa Anita

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Nuestro Pueblo

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