Archway of flowers representing a hill with cottages and with a floral "Beverly Hills" sign, with floral globe within the arch, with woman in hat visible over top of arch at left, small group of people visible through arch. The float was entered by the city of Beverly Hills.
"Alice in Wonderland" float in the form of an open book with "Once upon a time" written on the left page. The Red queen is played by Cricket Caukin, the March Hare is played by Marvel Purrucker, the mad Hatter is played by Jean Bellinger, Alice is played by Dorothy Clayton, the little fairy is Laura Jacobson and Eugene Ober and Eugene Pitzer are the gnomes. The float was entered by the Pasadena Chamber of Commerce and this photograph was taken on Orange Grove Blvd. before the start of the Rose Parade.
Photograph of Alfred E. Mirsky conducting research at a lab bench at the William G. Kirckhoff marine laboratories of the California Institute of Technology. Mirsky is wearing a lab coat and he holds a glass tube above a test tube.
Float representing the Golden Gate Bridge with an exposition invitation displayed on the side "San Francisco Invites You In 1938" seen as it passes the Goodhue flagpole at Orange Grove Blvd. and Colorado Blvd.
Man in overcoat and hat standing next to small wooden shed with padlock, pipe protruding from hillside with water gushing, wooden support beams, and corrugated fence, with grassy hillside in foreground, trees in background
"Lady of the Silver Moon" float, the theme from a Chinese legend, pantomimed by Faria Nell Clayton (leg visible in crescent moon) and with Doris Lorraine Faupel as the evening star. The Pasadena Memorial Flagpole (Goodhue Flagpole) is visible behind the float in its original location in the middle of the intersection of Orange Grove and Colorado Boulevard. The float was entered by the Santa Ana Board of Education.