12 images. Pico Rivera newly incorporated city, 9 January 1958. Mrs. Ruth Benell; Reverend Charles H. Davis; Mearl Allen; Otto Katz; James M. Patronite; John William Davis; Orlyn Culp; Louis Diaz Junior.; Caption slip reads: "Photographer: Wyman. Date: 1958-01-09. Reporter: Tarpley. Assignment: Pico Rivera -- Monday. 61-62: New councilwoman Mrs. Ruth Benell talks to the Reverend Charles H. Davis, pastor of the First Baptist Church of Rivera. Churches are important part of the Pico Rivera community life. 13: L to R: Pico Rivera realtor [sic] Mearl Allen and Otto Katz, co-owner of units, survey multi-unit apartment house construction on Rosemead boulevard in Pico Rivera. Example of growth? 14-7-8: Councilmen James M. Patronite (front) and John William Davis at William A. Smith Park, part of Pico Rivera recreational facilities. 43: L to R: Councilmen John William Davis; Mrs. Ruth Benell and Orlyn Culp pose in front of St. Hilary Catholic Church. 44: L to R: Mrs. Benell, Davis and Culp walk in front of St. Hilary Catholic Church. Culp points. 45-46: General view Mercury plant at Washington boulevard and Rosemead boulevard. It is part of newly-incorporated city. 9-10: Councilmen clockwise from front: Orlyn Culp; John William Davis; James M. Patronite; Louis Diaz, Junior, and Ruth Benell. Culp will be mayor. They are shown at first council meeting".