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[Noriko Ando, Miss Universe contestant of Japan, visits L.A. Sporting Goods, Los Angeles, California, August 3, 1963]

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[Noriko Ando, Miss Universe contestant of Japan, visits L.A. Sporting Goods, Los Angeles, California, August 3, 1963]
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Los Angeles, Calif., August 3, 1963

(96.267.793)

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

Description

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

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

Published in Rafu Shimpo, August 3, 1963, Japanese section.

Noriko Ando, Miss Universe contestant from Japan, reads the Rafu Shimpo, a Japanese American newspaper, on her visit to L.A. Sporting Goods in Little Tokyo, Los Angeles, California, August 3, 1963. Smiling Japanese woman in a sleeveless white dress holds a newspaper up in front of her as she looks toward the left; men standing in line at counter behind her.

Inscription
Typed on original envelope: Miss Universe -- LA Sport.

History
L.A. Sporting Goods was located at San Pedro and East Second Street in Little Tokyo, Los Angeles, California.

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