Sport: Third Noguchi

Every San Franciscan knows the California Palace of the Legion of Honor, an imposing colonnade in Lincoln Park. In it was exposed last week an exhibition of much local importance, the first California showing of a native though wandering son, Sculptor Isamu Noguchi.

Sculptor Noguchi was born in Los Angeles in 1904, son of a Japanese father and a U. S. mother: Leonie Gilmour. He is no relation of famed Microbe Hunter Hideyo Noguchi w:ho died of yellow fever in 1928, but his father. Yone Noguchi, is a poet...

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