9 images. Secretary of Navy at Lafayette Hotel Press Conference in Long Beach, 14 May 1954. Charles S. Thomas.; Caption slip reads: "Photographer: Emery. Date: 1954-05-14. Reporter: Phister to RW. Assignment: Secty. of Navy Charles S. Thomas at Lafeyette Hotel press conf. Long Beach. Various shots Thomas talking at press conference. 42: Thomas (left) and Long Beach Mayor Lyman Sutter walking together heading for lunch, after press conf. 28: Thomas (left, sipping coffee) listening to Mayor Sutter at table. 29: general shot luncheon, speakers' table in background".