Capt. Yves Donval of the French naval vessel Jeanne d'Arc poses with French Consul of Los Angeles Henri Didot and Mayor Frank L. Shaw. Possibly to do with the attendance of Capt. Yves Donval to a dinner preceding the twenty-third World Affairs Assembly of the Los Angeles University of International Relations where he was a guest of honor. From left to right, Mayor Frank L. Shaw, Capt. Yves Donval, and Henri Didot.
Arch-Abbott S. Ohtani of the Hongwanji Buddhist movement presents Mayor Frank L. Shaw with a bronze incense burner while visiting American temples. Left to right, Mayor Shaw and S. Ohtani are the two figures in the center. Directly behind them, left to right, is Rev. H. Sasaki of a local temple and Rev. T. Sasaki, secretary for S. Ohtani. The unidentified men possibly include Rev. J. Yukawa, Rev. J.A. Goldwater, Rev. E. Washioka, and F. Yano.
A different photograph of Mabel Socha and Mayor Shaw taken on the same occasion appears with the article, "Park Hall's Stone Laid: Ceremonies at Observatory: Humanitarian Potentialities of Institution Hailed by Notable Speakers: Col. Griffith, Donor, Lauded; Mayor, Millikan and Others Present," Los Angeles Times, 13 Jul. 1934: A1.
Connected to Los Angeles Times article, March 22, 1935, Philippines Aide Visits with Shaw, Island Delegate to Capital to Join in Plea for More Trade Under Liberty Bill. Manuel Abella, one of the six delegates representing the Philippine mission sent to Washington … called on Mayor Shaw yesterday … accompanied by three local Philippine officials … Pedro C. de Vera … Manuel de los Reyes … Roque E. de la Ysla