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[Florence Ochi, Foshay Junior High School May Queen, Los Angeles, California, May 19, 1950]

Miyatake, Toyo
Rafu Shimpo [ bio ]
Toyo Miyatake Studio [ bio ]

[Florence Ochi, Foshay Junior High School May Queen, Los Angeles, California, May 19, 1950]
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Los Angeles, Calif., May 19, 1950

(96.267.34)

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

Description

5 negatives : b&w; ; 4 x 5 in.

Published in Rafu Shimpo, May 20, 1950

Foshay Junior High School May Queen, Florence Ochi, of girls' annual field day in Los Angeles, California, May 19, 1950. Includes Ochi in long dress sitting with court outside, and receiving rose crown from Caucasian woman, principal Evaline Dowling inside and outside. Court attendants included Betty Yasui, Marianne Ando, Alice Fukuda, and Chizuko Takasago.

Inscription
Typed on original negative envelope: Forshay Junior High Queen -- Florence Ochi.

History
May Queen and court were selected from outstanding students in scholarship, leadership and community activities

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