Photograph of Cardinal Alexis Henri Marie Lépicier (center right) speaking to Oregon Journal writer Ernest W. Peterson (center left) in Portland on Thursday, August 16, 1934. The cardinal had traveled to Portland from Rome to attend the Marian Congress, held August 12-15, 1934, at the Sanctuary of Our Sorrowful Mother (The Grotto). A cropped version of this photograph, along with image No. 371N0460, was published on Page 9 of the Oregon Journal on Friday, August 17, 1934. The photographs were published under the headline “Prelate Honored With Farewell Dinner.” This photograph had the following caption: “His Eminence expressing appreciation to Ernest W. Peterson of The Journal staff for the manner in which The Journal covered the congress pictorially and editorially. The cardinal presented Peterson with an autographed photograph.” The photographs accompanied a brief article by Peterson and the continuation of a front-page story about the cardinal’s departure. Image note: The number 53 is written on the negative and is visible in the upper right corner of the image.