L. D. Smith's garden (3940 South St. Andrews Place) is surrounded by a cement wall covered in adornments such as jewels, bottles, broken glass, teapot lids, and other miscellaneous objects. Smith was an occupational contractor in the cement and brick industry.
At their dining table Mr. Wells stands between his wife and Ms. Watkins, pointing his finger at something off-camera. The luncheon is at the police pistol range in Elysian Park (now the Los Angeles Police Revolver and Athletic Club).
The gourd that Mr. Casad is holding has the following carved onto it in English: “Read the Los Angeles Times for news and advertising. Read ‘Unemployment and It’s Solution’ By Roland C. Castro for Ideas!”