Wednesday, December 12, 2012

Harris & Ewing

 Sweet Briar College. May Day exercises

 Thayer Studio

 The Boy Scout's motto of "do a good turn daily" was well observed by John Kleinnheksel and Dave Matthews, as they ride their girl friends across Arlington Memorial bridge. June 1937

 The bouncing boy born to the Red Sox manager and Mrs. Joe Cronin a week ago posed for his first picture today at Garfield Hospital. The beaming gent on the left is Grandpappy Clark Griffith, owner of the Washington Senators. 1938

 These girls, members of the delegation of three hundred hosiery workers from Philadelphia who paraded to the White House today in protest against the Japanese Silk boycott. January 1938

 U.S. Public Health Service uses trailer clinic in war against syphilis. 
Washington, D.C. Aug. 23, 1937

 Washington youngster solves parking problem. Washington, D.C., March 30, 1937

 Washington's newest supper club opened last night with celebrities and stars in attendance. Here, Hopkins, Secretary of Commerce, movie star Errol Flynn and Mrs. John Hay Whitney, wealthy socialite, found their way to fun. 1939

 When Miss Harriot Daley was appointed telephone operator at the United States Capitol in 1898 there were only 51 stations on the switchboard. Today Miss Daley is Chief Operator. 1937

Y.W.C.A. at Silver Spring

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