Description: Souvenir photo in cardboard sleeve of the night LaBarbera proposed to Laure at the Fountain Lounge at the Roosevelt Hotel in New Orleans. Vince, uniformed, smokes a cigarette and smiles at the camera. Laure wears a floral print shortsleeve dress and a pearl necklace, a drink in her left hand. Printed text on the front of folder: "Photo by Olga. The Fountain Lounge / The Roosevelt Hotel / 'The pride of the South' / New Orleans." Personal caption written on interior of folder: "Aug 20, 1944. Saturday Honey came home / Roosevelt Restaurant / Day Vince asked me to marry him.".
Reproduction of: Vince and Laure LaBarbera seated a table. New Orleans. 1944 20-Aug-44.