The City: Philadelphia #11


Original Caption:

For That Smoke-Filled Room?????

Philadelphia -- With the opening of the Republican National Convention less than a week off, the final touches are being put to Convention Hall to accommodate the flood of delegates who will nominate the Republican Party's Presidential hope. Here Patrolman Richard Baker relaxes with a cigar amid a collection of ashtrays provided for use of the delegates. (1948)

3 comments:

Christopher said...

"OFFICER BAKER!!"
(((cLaNg CLAsH bAnG)))

Who Am Us Anyway? said...

Starring Don Knotts as Officer Baker

rjplumer said...

I remember my grandparents having ashtrays like those.