This flier advertises a tardeada, or afternoon party, that the Progress for Youth Organization put on to increase their building fund, which included entertainment from Mariachi Los Camperos, MEChA Folklórico de UCLA, Teatro Tolteca, and Folklórico Juvenil Pascola. Members of the organization wished to build a tutorial, cultural, and recreational center in the Geraghty Loma area of East Los Angeles. Journalist Frank del Olmo collected this flier and other information like it to help in the background research of his newspaper articles. Frank del Olmo was born in Los Angeles, California on May 18, 1948. After graduating from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), del Olmo entered California State University, Northridge (CSUN) to study journalism. He joined the staff of the Los Angeles Times in 1971, and served as its associate editor until his death in 2004. 11 in. x 8.5 in.