Today in Pictures: December 19, 1974

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Fri, Dec 19, 2008 at 8:36 AM

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Eric Burdon Band drummer Alvin Taylor kicks back with a copy of the L.A. Times in Ikoyi, a  black hair salon on Wilshire Boulevard.  "Red" Taylor also performed with Elton John, America and others. (Photo: L.A. Times/UCLA Digital Collection.)

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