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[Rafu Shimpo awarded Community Chest Red Feather flag, Los Angeles, California, November 7, 1951]

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[Rafu Shimpo awarded Community Chest Red Feather flag, Los Angeles, California, November 7, 1951]
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Los Angeles, Calif., November 7, 1951

(96.267.152)

Photograph by Toyo Miyatake Studio, Gift of the Alan Miyatake Family

Description

1 photographic print : b&w; ; 5 x 7 in.

Teiho Hashida, editor-in-chief of the Rafu Shimpo, and Itaro Nagai, Rafu Shimpo business manager, receive the Red Feather flag of a star and feather for being the first concern to report 100 percent subscription to the Community Chest drive in the Community and Industry division, in front of the Rafu Shimpo office in Little Tokyo, Los Angeles, California, November 7, 1951. They are flanked by two Caucasian men, Bruce W. McPheeters, assistant vice president of First National Bank and chairman of Area N which the Rafu falls under, and B. P. Davis, district representative of General Electric Company, at right. "Rafu Shimpo, L.A. Japanese Daily News" on wall behind them.

Caption
Men | Japanese Americans | Whites | Suits (Clothing) | Community Chest | Charities | Awards | Flags | Stars | Feathers | Buildings | Newspapers, Japanese | California | Los Angeles | Little Tokyo | Little Tokyo (Los Angeles, Calif.)

Inscription
Typed on original negative envelope: Community Chest.

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