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Describes murder in Lovers' Lane
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
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Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated April 5, 1958 reads, "Cary Jon Johannesson, 18, shows Van Nuys Det. Sgts. Pat Kealy, left, and Dick Rubel secluded hilltop Lovers' Lane along Mulholland drive where he says he strangled Reseda High School student Phyllis Meltzer, 15."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Murder--Investigation--California--San Fernando Valley
Murder--California--San Fernando Valley
Strangling--California--San Fernando Valley
Violent crimes--California--San Fernando Valley
Murderers--California--San Fernando Valley
Detectives--California--San Fernando Valley
Men--California--San Fernando Valley
Streets--California--San Fernando Valley
Automobiles--California--San Fernando Valley
Mountains--California, Southern
Mulholland Drive (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Santa Monica Mountains (Calif.)
San Fernando Valley (Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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