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Title
Accused murderer Paul A. Wright being questioned in court, Los Angeles, 1938
Date Created and/or Issued
[circa January 13, 1938]
Publication Information
Los Angeles Daily News
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Collection
Los Angeles Daily News Negatives
Rights Information
US
Description
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
Accused murderer Paul A. Wright on the witness stand, being questioned by his attorney, Jerry Giesler. Wright, an airport executive, shot his wife and his best friend while they sat together on a piano bench. He pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity.
Text from original nitrate sleeve: Paul A. Wright
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1387_16929-60
16929
ark:/21198/zz0027z2h8
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Crimes of passion--California--Glendale
Disaster
Legal
Homicides--California--Glendale
Judicial proceedings--California--Los Angeles
Lawyers--California--Los Angeles
Wright, Paul A
Giesler, Jerry, 1886-1962
Source
Los Angeles Daily News Negatives

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