Sea Explorers boat "Ebbtide" christened, 1960
Supplementary material reads: "Note to Photo Room: Please mail negs. to Gershon please. Monday or Tuesday. City Desk. Gershon. Sea Explorers Christening. On deck left, Clark Dierx, 14, and Neal King, 13, crew leaders, on dock. Mrs. Mary Domancich poised to swing Champagne bottle on San Pedro Sea Explorers 'ship' Ebbtide in christening ceremonies at Berth 74, Los Angelos harbor. In back of Mrs. Domancich, is Vern Snodgrass, San Pedro Elks Lodge 966 Esteemed Leading Knight, James Martyn, Lodge's Sea Explorer chairman, and in Chief's cap 'Skipper' Peter Dierx. Dierx and Martyn are instructors of young seamen. 2nd shot: Same as above except bottle is smashed on third 'strike'".