Civic activist Louise Ward Watkins was president of the Friday Morning Club from 1931 to 1934. Watkins, a Progressive Conservative, was involved with numerous civic organizations, and in 1938 became the first woman to run for the U.S. Senate in California. However she also opposed women in higher education.
Smead Jolley played professional baseball from 1930 to 1933 for the Boston Red Sox and the Chicago White Sox. He also played in the Minor League: San Francisco Seals (1925-29), Hollywood Stars (1934-35; 1938), and the Oakland Oaks (1938-39).
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.