Entrance to Chester Place, Los Angeles, California.
Postcard front: Entrance to Chester Place, Los Angeles, California, the oldest gated community in Los Angeles, California, dedicated in 1899. The private home to the rich and famous of Los Angeles in the early part of the 20th Century. Still guarded on West Adams Boulevard by its 120 year old gates. -- Postcard back, divided: Left side- rotated text reads "51014 Newman Post Card Co., Los Angeles, Cal., Made in Germany. IN SPACE BELOW MAY BE WRITTEN SENDER'S NAME AND ADDRESS (NO OTHER WRITING)". Vertical handwritten notation: "Dear Mrs. Spruele[?], I was pleased to receive your postal. I know you must be having a delightful time. Mailes[?] is writing to Mrs. Spruele this morning. With love from all. Vern Nimrod[?]" Right side: Printed text reads "THE SPACE ABOVE IS RESERVED FOR POSTMARK. POST CARD." Handwritten address reads "Ms. D. H. Spruele, Camp Ahwahnee, Yosemite, Cal." Contains canceled one cent postage stamp, postmarked Los Angeles, California, July 24, 1908, 3- AM.,