The Tongva warrior is still kneeling in prayer, praying for rain at the Electric Fountain in Beverly Hills. He's been doing that since 1931 – the fountain was designed by the architect Ralph Carlin Flewelling in 1931, in partnership with the sculptor Robert Merrell Gage, who created this warrior – a gift to the City of Beverly Hills from Sarah Elizabeth (Fraser) Lloyd, the mother of silent-screen actor Harold Lloyd. It was the Electric Fountain because, in the evening, it was lit...
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