Bon Voyage party on board Matson Liner, 1954
Supplementary materials reads: "Gershon. City desk. Illus. Champagne & Pink Elephants. Caption only. Dr. V.I. Negri, noted Los Angeles Psychiatrist, was seeing 'Pink Elephants' yesterday even before the cork was popped on a bottle of Champagne as he and his wife Maxine were given a bon voyage party on board the Matson Liner Lurline. It was strictly a gag, of course. The Champagne was real but his daughter-in-law Gloria had designed a cake baked around the bottle and covered with pink candy elephants swarming all over. Dr. Negri, who authored books on psychiatry, one of which was used by Dr. Kinsey in his famous Female Sex habits book, and wife sailed for a Honolulu vacation. He, at one time, was teacher at City College. Nos 1/2 -- Dr. V.I. Negri, 1525 Western Avenue, Los Angeles, Mrs. Negri, and daughter-in-law Gloria Negri (Mrs. Max Negri) 2304 Whittier Blvd., L.A".