A cropped version of this photograph appears with a later dated article, "MACKAYE TRIAL HAS COURT ECHO: Helen Wilkinson Fined on Old Speeding Charge When Officer Remembers Her," Los Angeles Times, 06 Jul. 1927: A15
"Baron" Carl von Badenthal, also known as Carl Willinger, sits at center. He is viewed from the waist up and faces slightly left as he looks directly to the camera. A hat rests on his lap. In the background, a wall stretches behind him at right and center and a door hinges open towards Carl von Badenthal at left.
Prince Lei Lani was a native Hawaiian singer, dancer and actor. Privately known as Edwin Marcus Rose or Edwin K. Rose, he and his wife were entertainers and dancers until their eventual divorce in 1935. The divorce and ensuing scandal were publicized.