Los Angeles Metropolitan Transit took over bus and street car lines, 1958
Fred Dean. Seated l to r: Hayden F. Jones and Ralph P. Merritt. (Absent Don Belding). 80-81: Group shot of exchange details in transfer of local transit lines to MTA. Pointing at head of table is Gerald G. Kelly, general counsel for MTA, who directed last-minute closing. 7-8: Cone Bass, LATL, and Jesse L. Haugh (Metro) with checks for purchase of companies".