Woman on horseback wearing a hat, short jacket and matching trousers and waving to the spectators. Her white horse is decorated with a garland. Another rider follows her in the intersection of Orange Grove Blvd. and Colorado Blvd.
Bird's-eye view of about 75 Shriners, led by color guard, most wearing fezes, jackets, and capes, marching in Shriners' parade, with spectators and cars on both sides, buildings in background, signs reading Gatke Brake Shop, Auto Insurance Loans, Auto Loans
Related to Los Angeles Times article, September 10, 1932, Gen. Sherman’s Career Closes, Death Puts End to Labors of Pioneer Developer, Activities Important Factor in Rise of Los Angeles, Funeral Services Will Be Monday at 2 p.m. ... First Congregational Church at Sixth street and Commonwealth avenue ... Pallbearers for the funeral rites were announced last night as follows: Active: Clyde R. Burr, Archer F. Barnard, Norman Chandler, Harrison Chandler, Hugh F. Mackie, J.H. Risheberger, A.I. Smith and Donald Whittier.
The "Little America" float shows the Byrd expedition to the Antarctic, with houses, airplanes on a field and penguins watching a freighter being unloaded. The float was entered by the city of Glendale and is seen at the intersection of Orange Grove Blvd. and Colorado Blvd.
Color guard with flags of numerous nationalities probably to celebrate the upcoming 1932 Los Angeles Summer Olympic Games. The location is the intersection of Orange Grove Blvd. and Colorado Blvd. with the Goodhue Flagpole on the right.
The "Poinsettia Sea Serpent" float was designed and made by the students of Ventura Junior College and entered by the city of Ventura. The float was 60 feet long and required 2 trucks. The dragon's eyes rolled and its tongue darted in and out as it opened and closed its mouth.
Float with a vine-covered, turreted tower, a queen and another woman in costume, pulled by a team of 4 white horses in the parade for the Old Spanish Days Fiesta in Santa Barbara. The crowned woman might represent St. Barbara.
Bird's-eye view of about 60 Medinah Temple members, in fezes and decorated jackets, carrying swords, led by color guard with American flag and flags reading Medinah, Chicago, marching in Shriners' parade, with Union Pacific Freight Depot at right decorated with sign reading Welcome Nobles, about 7 men on roof in midground, crowd at left, parked cars at right, other parade units in foreground and background
Marching woman wearing a costume with a pointed hat, tall boots and holding a staff with a black cat on the top, possibly an outwalker for the All Hallows' Eve float entered by the Pasadena Realty Board.
Band of horn players on horseback. Instruments include trumpets, trombones, saxophones, clarinets, tubas and drums. The Pasadena Memorial Flagpole (Goodhue Flagpole) is visible behind the band in its original location in the middle of the intersection of Orange Grove and Colorado Boulevard.
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.
Seen from the back, a procession lead by man carrying a flag, followed by a conquistador, a monk, and soldiers in the parade for the Old Spanish Days Fiesta in Santa Barbara. Signs on commercial buildings read: "Pelch & Blauvelt Cigars," "Blue Bird Cafe."