Mrs. Valerie Smythe of Los Angeles celebrates her 92nd birthday party at a reception thrown by her descendents. Mrs. Smythe emigrated to the United States from France in 1875, and lived in San Francisco until moving to Los Angeles in 1915.
Standing outside a house, left to right: Patricia Williams, W. W. Smith, Gardiner W. Spring, and Connie Sturges. Smith and Sturges hold a birthday cake between them. Williams holds a large basket of arranged flowers in her right hand. They are celebrating W. W. Smith's 85th birthday.