View of Alberti Corral, left, standing in hat, collared blouse, pants, holding guitar, Adriana Galvez, middle, standing in hat, dress, shawl, holding castanets, William Gill, right, standing in hat, embellished jacket and pants. To celebrate the 125th anniversary of Hidalgo proclaiming the freedom of Mexico, the Mexicans of Los Angeles partook in two days of planned balls, barbeques, and parades.
Socialite Anna E. La Chapelle and Dr. George Henry in formal dress. La Chapelle wears a light colored fur coat. Henry wears a coat and neck scarf and holds a top hat. They stand in front of a wooden bench and velvet drape against a stone wall.
Bessie Carroll Higgins, Nelle Beedy Calfee, and Mrs. George M. Adams, leaders of the United Daughters of the Confederacy. They pose standing behind a table, which is set with flowers, dinnerware and flags. Other people are visible in the background, including women and waiters.
Calvin Darling, photographed reclining on an ambulance stretcher. Darling was caught in a cave-in while working on completion of a storage tank pit at a gasoline service station. He is surrounded by onlookers and a police officer holding a rope attached to the stretcher (seen at left).
Members of the Carthay Circle Women's Club around a table. Five of the women sit, all of the women wear a hat. The table is set with glasses, a candle, flowers, and silverware. There are other tables in the background.
Members of the Catholic Women's Club Juniors wear novelty hats and prepare heart-shaped decorations. Edthye Ardolf Lytle and Mary Ann Morrell James stand, while Anita Arnold sits and cuts what may be a piece of ribbon. One of the items on the table reads, in part, "My Valentine."
Cecilia La Sage, Anita Arnold, and Adelaide Wagner, members of the Catholic Women's Club Juniors bake for Christmas party. Ms. La Sage and Ms. Wagner stand, while Ms. Arnold sits. The women wear aprons. Ms. La Sage is cracking an egg and Ms. Wagner prepares to put flour in a mixer. On the table, there is sugar, milk, cinnamon, eggs, and flour, as well as a baking pan.