J.A. (Foghorn) Murphy, circa 1930-1939
- J.A. (Foghorn) Murphy, circa 1930-1939
- Los Angeles Times
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- [between 1930-1939]
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- Los Angeles Times Photographs Collection
Side view of J.A. (Foghorn) Murphy in jacket and tie, seated between two unidentified women. Also known as John A. Foghorn Murphy and Foghorn Murphy.
J.A. (Foghorn) Murphy, from San Francisco, was a storyteller, entrepreneur, politician and local legend in Los Angeles and San Francisco, his home town. He may have gotten his nickname during his early career as a baseball announcer.
- 1 photograph
- b&w nitrate negative
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