Delmar Watson
Date: 10/27/2008 Album ID: 623595
David Delmar Watson– (July 1, 1926 – Oct. 26, 2008) Known to family and friends as "Delmar Watson" the child actor, newspaper and Hollywood commercial photographer passed away peacefully at 6AM on Sunday, Oct 26th, at the age of 82. One of nine children born and raised before the movie camera in Hollywood, The Watson family became know as "The First Family of Hollywood" in the 1930s and 40s.
Delmar watson was a staff photographer for the Mirror-News, in 1948. He left The Mirror ten years later.
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Sgt. R.R. Christopher and officer G.E. Foster examine the body of John Bradley. 53, whose fifth holdup bluff at a Hollywood hotel ended in his death on 10-24-1951 when Sgt. Christopher shot the bandit who was using an air pistol in the stickup. Photo by Delmar Watson
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Jewelry store suspect Benny Hirshfield is wrestled to the ground
by Patrolman Fred Kite (R) and Officer D. J. Lightfoot (L). February
25,1957. Photo by Delmar Watson
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DisneylandÕs Magic Castle under construction in Anaheim in April 1955 . Within the first 6 months of opening one million visitors passed by the Magic Castle, as did 4 million in 1956, and 10 million in 1965.
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Lassie poses on her directors chair in August 17, 1977.  Photo by Delmar Watson
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Tina Turner sings at the Greek Theater in Hollywood on September 27, 1971.  Photo by Delmar Watson
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