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We Saw Long Lines, They Got Bathing Suits




Numerous voters, desiring to spend the holiday at the beaches, dropped into their polling places clad in bathing suits on August 26, 1930. Here is Mrs. Lucile Wheat.
Numerous voters, desiring to spend the holiday at the beaches, dropped into their polling places clad in bathing suits on August 26, 1930. Here is Mrs. Lucile Wheat."
LA Public Library/Herald-Examiner collection

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