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[National Retail Bakers Week, Montebello, California, April 26, 1957]

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

[National Retail Bakers Week, Montebello, California, April 26, 1957]
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Montebello, Calif., April 26, 1957

(96.267.435)

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

Description

1 negative : b&w; ; 4 x 5 in.

Published in Rafu Shimpo, April 26, 1957.

Presentation of cake and Governor's resolution proclaiming National Retail Bakers Week, April 29 to May 4, to Congressman Chet Holifield, Montebello, California, April 26, 1957. Two Caucasian men, one in a suit, the other in baker's white apron and hat hold a white cake decorated, "National Retail Bakers Week, April 29 - May 4", in front of a sign in window, "Watch for our Special Features, National Retail Bakers Week, April 29-May4." They are flanked by a Japanese Amercan man at left and a Caucasian man in plaid jacket at right. They are identified (left to right): Georger Izumi, president of the Master Bakers Retailers Association (MBRA); Holifield; Al Dietsch of Community Bakery in Montebello; and Chris Weiss of Bellflower.

Caption
Governor's resolution procliming Baker's Week, April 29-May 4 was presented to Congressman Chet Holifield by George Izumi (left), president of the Master Bakers Retailers Association, Al Dietsch of Community Baker in Montebello where they met and Chris Weiss of Bellflower also participated. Holifield also got a cake.

Inscription
Typed on original negative envelope: Izumi, Mr. George -- at Montebello, California.

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