Shorpy December 7, 2016

San Francisco, 1928. “Hudson Super Six Sedan at Golden Gate Park.” Latest entrant in the Shorpy Cavalcade of Cretaceous Conveyances. 5×7 glass negative by Christopher Helin.

 

 

January 1943. Washington, D.C. “This Office of Price Administration clerk, speaking of her boardinghouse room, says: ‘The light looks like an angel when I leave the shade off, so I do so’.” Photo by Esther Bubley.

 

 

Everybody in the colorful kitchen has come through the door to join the rest of the gang in the more subdued dining room. Other shots indicate this was a going-away party for a son who had joined the Navy and was leaving for the East Coast. Pyrex fans will note the missing yellow bowl.