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[Yuzo Kayama at Los Angeles International Airport, Los Angeles, California, March 17, 1967]

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[Yuzo Kayama at Los Angeles International Airport, Los Angeles, California, March 17, 1967]
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Los Angeles, Calif., March 17, 1967

(96.267.947)

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

Description

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

Published in Rafu Shimpo, March 18, 1967, Japanese section.

Japanese Actor Yuzo Kayama is greeted by fans at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), Los Angeles, California, October 4, 1966. Yuzo wears a dark suit with light colored necktie and has a dark tan. Includes women in kimono presenting him and two other women, probably his mother (far left) and grandmother (second from right), with bouquets of flowers, Yuzo surrounded by young women as he autographs photographs, and female fan with camera.

Inscription
Typed on original envelope: Yuzo Kayama from Japan.

History
Yuzo Kayama arrived in Los Angeles with his mother, actress Yoko Kozakura, and grandmother Mitsuko Ema following a vacation in Mexico. Kayama and Kozakura were scheduled for a stage appearance at Toho La Brea Theater on March 21, 1967.

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