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Hammer in evidence for trial of Clara Phillips in the murder of Alberta Meadows
Date Created and/or Issued
July 18, 1922
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
UCLA Library Special Collections, A1713 Charles E. Young Research Library, Box 951575, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575. Email: Phone: (310) 825-3829
This photograph appears with the article, "STATE FORGES NEW LINK AGAINST WOMAN SUSPECT: Clerk Tells of Hammer Purchase by Woman; Mrs. Phillips Sees Her Sister in Jail Find Duplicate of Weapon Used in Brutal Meadows Killing STORE CLERK IS LOCATED,"Los Angeles Times, 19 July 1922: II1.
Clara Phillips was charged with the murder of Alberta Meadows.
Text of newspaper caption: Above is the replica of the murder hammer, shown in actual size, together with the broken handle found beside the bruised and mutilated body of Mrs. Alberta Meadows.
b&w glass negative
No linguistic content
Murder--California--Los Angeles County
Hammers--United States
Evidence, Criminal
Phillips, Clara, 1899---Trials, litigation, etc
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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