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Bugsy Siegel at court
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated August 22, 1940 reads, "Developing a sudden attack of shyness, Bugsy Siegel is shown holding his handkerchief over his face when he was taken to court today. his fever of modesty spread to other prisoners, who also covered up. Bugsy's arraignment was delayed on the plea of his attorney."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
Siegel, Bugsy,--1906-1947--Trials, litigation, etc
Siegel, Bugsy,--1906-1947
Criminals--United States
Organized crime--United States
Trials (Murder)--California--Los Angeles
Courthouses--California--Los Angeles
Los Angeles Evening Herald and Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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