Birthday party for Walter L. Gordon, Jr., Los Angeles, 1950s
- Birthday party for Walter L. Gordon, Jr., Los Angeles, 1950s
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- Walter L. Gordon, Jr./William C. Beverly, Jr. Collection
René, a dancer at the Macombo Club on Sunset Strip, dated Walter L. Gordon, Jr.
Cadence Hines was a close friend of Clara Gordon (one of Walter L. Gordon, Jr.'s ex-wives).
Clara Gordon was one of Walter L Gordon, Jr.'s ex-wives. She was married to Harold Young before marrying Walter Gordon.
Walter L. Gordon, Jr. was an African American attorney in Los Angeles.
Eddie (known professionally as Eadward) Deason was a popular hair stylist who operated "houses of charm" in Los Angeles, San Francisco and Pasadena. He was also an openly gay man.
Theodore (Ted) Schaeffer was an attorney who graduated from USC's law school. He later got involved in horserace gambling which, according to Walter Gordon, ruined Mr. Schaeffer financially.
All information concerning the content and description of the image was provided by Walter Gordon.
Seated on floor: Eddie Deason is in the center), next to Cadence Hines, in the dark dress with lace sleeves. Seated on couch: Walter Gordon (wearing glasses, 3rd from L), René (second blond from R, dating Gordon at the time). Standing: Clara Gordon (2nd from L), Harold Young (3rd from L), Ted Schaeffer (5th from L), Robert Lewis (2nd from R).
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African American lawyers--California--Los Angeles
Hines, Cadence L., 1912-1971
Deason, Eadward B., 1921-1976
Gordon, Walter L., Jr., 1908-2012
- California--Los Angeles
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Collection 1867 Box 1 Folder 6
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