W. A. Ferguson, cartoonist, draws a picture of contest winner, Harold Dowit at the Food and Household Show, Los Angeles, 1932
- W. A. Ferguson, cartoonist, draws a picture of contest winner, Harold Dowit at the Food and Household Show, Los Angeles, 1932
- Los Angeles Times
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- [circa Feburary 1932]
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- Los Angeles Times Photographs Collection
A different photograph of W. A. Ferguson and Harold Dowit taken on the same occasion appears with the article, "Annual Food and Household Show Will Open Today," Los Angeles Times, 14 Nov. 1932: A7.
W. A. Ferguson, cartoonist, draws a picture of contest winner, Harold Dowit at the Food and Household Show, sponsored by the Southern California Retail Grocers Association. Ferguson (known as "Ferg") was the Sperry Flour Company cartoonist. Dowit holds a box of Wheaties. The caricature of Dowit is only complete as far as his head, and written above that is, "Harold Dowit National Winner Skippy Contest." At the back of the exhibit, there are stacks of products, including Wheaties and Bisquick. There is also a sign that reads, "Hear me on the radio every day! Wheaties taste elegenter [sic] than elegant. Shippy," and a sign at the top of the exhibit reads, in part," Sperry Drifted Snow 'Home...'"
- 1 photograph
- b&w nitrate negative
cellulose nitrate film
Food industry--California--Los Angeles
Ferguson, W. A.
Shrine Auditorium (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Southern California Retail Grocers Association
- Los Angeles (Calif.)
- Resource Type
- still image
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