Best spot in LA to view the fireworks? My friends joint on a hill overlooking Dodger Stadium. We perch on camp chairs and chatter and laugh, usually to the clinking of frosty glasses of mint ice tea and the clatter of fork against plate as we savor huge wedges of…
Leo Carrillo an actor and comedian, is probably best known today for his efforts on behalf of the state of California. Malibu? Leo Carrillo State Park? Hearst Castle? You got it. Here he is on horseback:
Now, Peggy could sing… Why does Jimmy have the microphone?
Sleigh bells ring…
Marching down Hollywood Blvd.
Mayor and Mrs. Bowron progress past the Frolic Room and the Pantages Theater – still there!
Sparkling Pine trees line Hollywood Blvd. for the 1945 Santa Claus Lane Parade:
1936 – the “Santa Claus Lane” parade down Hollywood Blvd., in front of Grauman’s Chinese:
In 1927 people dragged out their vintage cars (and horses) and paraded in honor of Hollywood’s early settlers: –
1969 parade in New York City for astronauts; Buzz Aldrin, Mike Collins, Neil Armstrong: