F. E. Olds was a manufacturer of musical instruments founded by Frank Ellsworth Olds in Los Angeles, in the early 1900s. The company made brass instruments, especially trombones, cornets, and trumpets. Olds was joined by his son Reginald Birdsall (R.B.) Olds in 1920. The company was purchased by Chicago Musical Instruments after World War II, and went out of business in 1979.
Advertising photograph promoting the uniform quality of Ghirardelli chocolate. A grid of chocolate bon-bons on a paper covered wooden platform appears in front of an illustration with 4 identical women in silhouette making chocolates below the word "Uniform."
Photograph of typescript note accompanying photograph 21198/zz002dfx61, which appears to be misfiled, and reads, "Wives of California Bar Association – nat convention. Mmes. Benjamin F. Bledsoe, John Perry Wood and Fanchon Armitage."
Taken from scan of back of photograph: Back Row 1 Eldon A. Johnson - IBM ? [illegible] 2 Joseph J. Kohl - Ashland Wisconsin - Contractor 3 Harry P. Jabel[?] - H.S. Teacher[?] 4 Carl E. Bierhauer - IBM[?] Supervisor in Bank[?] 5 Albert
Typescript note related to photograph 21198/zz002dfv41, which reads, "West Adams Women's Club. Mrs. Delos Delano, founder; Mrs. D. H. Hayes, retiring president and Mrs. Hayes P. Drake, incoming president.
Photograph of a typescript document that lists the women in related photograph 21198/zz002dfwbm and reads, "Wilshire Junior Club (Punch Bowl) Mmes. Albert Guenther and George Cockle, hostess and Miss Mary Jo Cockle."