Grace Furuta, Mrs Noji and a very good-natured Reverend Noji, with friends at Huntington Beach, circa 1939. Oil derricks line Ocean Boulevard, now Pacific Coast Highway, and a surfer can be seen carrying a board in the background

Grace Furuta, Mrs Noji and a very good-natured Reverend Noji, with friends at Huntington Beach, circa 1939. Oil derricks line Ocean Boulevard, now Pacific Coast Highway, and a surfer can be seen carrying a board in the background

Nan Gray, Olivia de Havilland, Maxine Doyle, Dorothy Dare, June Martel and June Travis (from top to bottom) lining up at the entrance to the Warner Bros Acting School in Hollywood, California on May 6, 1935

Nan Gray, Olivia de Havilland, Maxine Doyle, Dorothy Dare, June Martel and June Travis (from top to bottom) lining up at the entrance to the Warner Bros Acting School in Hollywood, California on May 6, 1935

school children are giving California Governor CC Young two miles of newspaper clippings on the cases of Thomas Mooney and Warren K Billings, San Francisco, California, May 16, 1930. The Governor has before him the pardon applications of the men who were convicted of the Preparedness Day Bombing in 1916 in SF

school children are giving California Governor CC Young two miles of newspaper clippings on the cases of Thomas Mooney and Warren K Billings, San Francisco, California, May 16, 1930. The Governor has before him the pardon applications of the men who were convicted of the Preparedness Day Bombing in 1916 in SF

Leila Hyams is ready to go for a spin in her Aero-Wheel, Hollywood, California, circa 1928

Leila Hyams is ready to go for a spin in her Aero-Wheel, Hollywood, California, circa 1928

If This is Spring, Come on Summer - Harbingers of spring, now just two days away, swarmed over the Southland beaches yesterday in the form of adorning bathing beauties. Here is a group of them from the Girls’ Dare Club on the strand at Venice. When they bowl they simply knock ‘em over and when they swim the waves grow even wilder - March 19, 1934, Los Angeles Times

If This is Spring, Come on Summer - Harbingers of spring, now just two days away, swarmed over the Southland beaches yesterday in the form of adorning bathing beauties. Here is a group of them from the Girls’ Dare Club on the strand at Venice. When they bowl they simply knock ‘em over and when they swim the waves grow even wilder - March 19, 1934, Los Angeles Times

Emmy Award-winning actress Dana Delany arrives on the red carpet at the 1989 ceremonies, September 1, Pasadena, California 

photo by George Rose

Emmy Award-winning actress Dana Delany arrives on the red carpet at the 1989 ceremonies, September 1, Pasadena, California 

photo by George Rose