Video: Tour 1940s LA with Some Actor

In this video, some actor whose name may or may not be Richard Kaufman, and who for some reason has custody of two children for the weekend, takes them and us on a tour of Los Angeles in the 1940s. It’s complete with Beverly Hills, Grauman’s Chinese Theater and some good old fashioned mid-century black-face racism: 

   

1 comment for “Video: Tour 1940s LA with Some Actor

  1. March 3, 2011 at 11:26 am

    If New York is the Big Apple, then I’ve reasoned that Los Angeles should be the “Big Orange”. Citrus production was for a long time the mainstay of Southern California’s economy.

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