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Featuring a caricature of Joseph Stalin in the attire of a colonial woman (sewing a flag, à la Betsy Ross), this is a reprint of an article entitled "Communism in Government". Jewish Federation Council of Greater Los Angeles Collection. In Our Own Backyard: Resisting Nazi Propaganda in Southern California, 1933-1945.

"What Is Wrong With The Movies?" was written by Dr. John R. Rice in 1938. Rice was a fundamentalist Baptist evangelist and founder of a bi-weekly Christian publication called "The Sword of the Lord". This booklet elaborated on Rice's contention that "thousands of girls and boys are led into crime and adultery by the picture shows". Jewish Federation Council of Greater Los Angeles Collection. In Our Own Backyard: Resisting Nazi Propaganda in Southern California, 1933-1945.

You can't do businiess with Hitler. This book was written by Rhodes Scholar Douglas Phillips Miller, featuring cover art by James Montgomery Flagg. Jewish Federation Council of Greater Los Angeles Collection.

Eddie Cantor, 1940s. Although Eddie Cantor was best-known for his comedic acting and singing on radio, stage, screen, and television, he was also devoted to a number of social and political causes. He was the first president of the Screen Actors Guild and among the founding members of the Hollywood Anti-Nazi League. Jewish Federation Council of Greater Los Angeles Collection. In Our Own Backyard: Resisting Nazi Propaganda in Southern California, 1933-1945.

on the original los angeles airport (in glendale, ca)

Moderne Drive-in Santa Monica vintage matchbook ~ Los Angeles

Dancing with the Stars | 1938 A African American couple dancing their derrieres off :-) at a Central Avenue nightclub, Los Angeles, 1938. Credit: Los Angeles Times photographic archive, UCLA Library. Copyright Regents of the University of California, UCLA Library.