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Title
Changing eyes of Ruth Judd
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1931
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
This closeup photo shows the changing eyes of Mrs. Winnie Ruth Judd, the "windows of her soul." Her eyes, lazy with sedatives, large, hazel-colored and set far apart, are described as pools of mystery. Sometimes they are wide with appealing sweetness that arouses the protective instinct in men and women alike, character students say. Sometimes they are half-lidded with curling lashes that hide secrets. And sometimes they dart fires of anger or passion. Then they appear to be a cold forbidding steely color. Photo dated: October 28, 1931.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00054718
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 3920.
CARL0000059641
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/21437
Subject
Judd, Winnie Ruth,--1905-
Women murderers
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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