Colonial Ball, Malaga Cove School Auditorium, Palos Verdes Estates.

Abstract/Description: Image shows group portrait and interior view of the auditorium at Malaga Cove School, located at 385 Via Almar in Malaga Cove, with the second annual Colonial Ball, hosted by the Palos Verdes Woman's Club. Visible are twelve young men and women, dressed in eighteenth-century costumes, identified (left to right) as: 1. Betsy Martin (daughter of Farnham Martin); 2. Jane Low (daughter of Colonel John Chambers Low); 3. Keegan Low (standing immediately behind his sister, Jane); 4. Betty Moeller; 5. Spencer Moeller; 6. Florence Dawson; 7. Robert Dawson; 8. Dorothy Faulkner; 9. Jack Dawson; 10. Eleanor Mills; 11. Lovella Hodge; and 12. Charley Gibbs. Approximately 140 guests attended the ball in the auditorium, which was decorated with candlelight and cut tree branches. Malaga Cove School, designed by the architectural film of Allison & Allison, opened on April 5, 1926.
Subject(s): Balls (Parties)
Portraits, Group
Dawson, Florence
Dawson, Jack
Dawson, Robert
Faulkner, Dorothy
Gibbs, Charles
Hodge, Lovella
Low, Jane
Low, Keegan
Mills, Eleanor
Moeller, Betty
Moeller, Spencer
Swanson, Betsy Martin
Colonial Ball (Palos Verdes Estates, Calif.)
Malaga Cove School (Palos Verdes Estates, Calif.)
Elementary schools--California--Palos Verdes Estates
Date Created: 1928-02-18