Photograph of Police Captain Carl R. Williams. He is shown smiling at the camera and putting some files away in his leather bag to indicate his retirement as a detective for the police. Behind him there are some framed paintings on the wall.
Possibly related to the article, "BARED HEADS TO HONOR MARTYRS: City Will Halt Tomorrow as Armistice Hour Strikes Sorrow for Dead, Thanks to Living, Day's Keynote Varied Exercises Will Mark Southland Observance,"Los Angeles Times, 10 Nov 1927: A1.
Related to the photo piece, "Construction Progresses on Arthur Letts, Jr., Dwelling," Los Angeles Times, 6 Feb. 1927: E6. The caption reports that plants and trees for the landscaping were being provided by the estate of Letts deceased father (Holmby House in Los Feliz), who had an extensive garden of several acres in. The garden of his father's estate was destroyed in 1927 for development and rare plants also went to the Huntington Gardens.