View of a float commemorating the recent completion of the Angeles Forest Highway entered by the city of Antelope Valley. The float rider is Ann Steddom, a senior at Antelope Valley Joint Union High School, seated on a floral throne. Spectators view the parade from a grandstand on the right, located on the north side of Colorado Blvd. on the first block east of Orange Grove Blvd.
View of the "Legend of the Chrysanthemum" with Fugi Fugikawa in a flower petal kimono and carrying a parasol made of blossoms standing on a bridge of red pompoms over a pool of blue delphiniums. The scene is completed with a white narcissus heron, a tree and stepping stones of bronze pompoms. The float was entered by the Burbank City Schools and is shown passing the Goodhue Flagpole at the intersection of Orange Grove Blvd. and Colorado Blvd.
"Fiesta de las Rosas" float featuring Ruth Bailey and Lou Therkoff seated on floral thrones and four visible younger girls seated in the greenery around them. The float was entered by the city of San Jose. The float is seen at the intersection of Colorado Boulevard and Orange Grove Blvd.
Decorated automobile at the start of the Tournament of Roses Parade driven by a chauffeur and with 2 women in the back seat. The Pasadena Memorial Flagpole (Goodhue Flagpole) is visible behind the car in its original location in the middle of the intersection of Orange Grove and Colorado Boulevard.
A woman in colonial costume representing Betsy Ross sits next to a United States flag rendered in flowers; a man, probably representing George Washington, stands behind her. The float is seen at the intersection of Colorado Boulevard and Orange Grove Blvd.
View of a float with a floral sign reading "Centinela Springs." Two women are seated beneath a floral canopy and 2 other women stand beneath a floral arbor. The float was entered by the city of Inglewood and is seen at the intersection of Colorado Boulevard and Orange Grove Blvd.
This float is a floral rendition of the newly completed city of South Gate with Arlene Tweedy and La Vonne Ehlers guarding the golden gates at the front of the float. The float was photographed Orange Grove Blvd. before the start of the Rose Parade.
Head-on view towards the front of Santa Barbara's sweepstakes winning "Peacock" float with twins Marguerite and Mary Somerville reading fairy stories in a garden composed of 2 urns and a fountain. The float is shown heading east on Colorado Blvd. on the first block east of Orange Grove Blvd. at the start of the parade route. The Goodhue Flagpole is visible behind the float.
Float with a Viking ship with a dragon figurehead for the bow and manned by 8 Viking maids: Phyllis Bertino, Frona Conway, Betty Horton, Betty Weaver, Margaret Letzkus, Ruby Draper, Bobbie Sperry and Shirley Rodmeyer. The float was entered by the Venice branch of the Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce. It is seen in this photograph at the intersection of Orange Grove Blvd. and Colorado Blvd.
View of the "Ireland" float with a floral arcade framed by 2 cyprus trees and a large clover head with 4 visible float riders in Iriahs costumes. The float is shown at the intersection of Orange Grove Blvd. and Colorado Blvd.