This photograph, cropped, appears with Los Angeles Times article, May 31, 1934, Thousands Join in City’s Tributes to Wars’ Dead, Coliseum Exercises Draw Largest Memorial Day Throngs, With Many Programs Elsewhere
View facing W-NW towards three automobiles carrying city officials with the "Board of Supervisors" automobile first. 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.
The "Camp Baldy" float, representing winter sports, was of note because of the snowballs hurled at parade spectators by the float riders. The float is shown at the intersection of Orange Grove Blvd. and Colorado Blvd.
Friedrich "Fritz" Kreisler was an Austrian-born violinist and composer. One of the most famous violin masters of his or any other day, and regarded as one of the greatest violinists of all time, he was known for his sweet tone and expressive phrasing.