Friday, December 21, 2012
Retro Friday: Christmas in Los Angeles
Hollywood Blvd. decked out for Christmas in the 1940s
Studio City Christmas Parade, circa 1965. Among the celebrities in this amateur film: Jayne Mansfield and children (including daughter Mariska Hargitay as a child).
From Los Angeles' KNXT-TV Channel 2 in 1957, it's "The Music of Christmas," featuring "Bill Hollingsworth and His Teen-Age Orchestra"