Governor Merriam seated at long table with other men. one man stands to his left in front of microphone. Water and tea is set out on the table. A man holds a cigar to the right of the governor and there are ash trays on the table as well.
Exterior view of the Security Trust and Savings Bank, a Greek revival style building that served as the Democratic headquarters during rank Finley Merriam's campaign for Governor of California. Signs on the building read: "Governor Merriam for Governor," and "Merriam Democrats Registere Here!"
Governor Frank Merriam tasting something with ladle in a kitchen while woman looks behind him in anticipation. His close friend, Ralph H. Clock stands behind them who was a state senator from Long Beach and a Superior Court judge before that.