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Earle J. Tinnery, John Sanders, Harold Hendricks, Joseph Toth and William T. Sessions await their fate, Los Angeles, 1934
Date Created and/or Issued
August 7, 1934
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) 825-4988
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
Photograph appears with the article, "Four Reds Convicted," Los Angeles Times, 08 Aug 1934: A1.
The men sit in a row looking at something on the other side of the courtroom. The courtroom behind them is occupied by dozens of people sitting and standing.
John Sandres, Harold Hendricks and Earle T. Tinnery were found guilty of various offenses ranging from battery and disturbing the peace to riot activity. William T. Sessions was acquitted of disturbing the peace. A mistrial was ruled in the case of Joseph Toth.
Text from negative sleeve: TINNERY, EARL J. COMMUNIST, 1934
Text from newspaper caption: Broadway riot defendants pictured as jury returns verdict finding four defendants guilty, one not guilty and a mistrial in another case. Left to right: Earle T. Tinnery, John Sanders, Harold Hendricks, all convicted; Joseph Toth, in whose case mistrial was declared, and William T. Sessions, who was acquitted. Court sets new trial in case of defendant Toth.
Handwritten on negative: Earl J Tinnery John Sanders Harold Hendricks Joseph Toth Wm J Sessions
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Clocks & watches
Courtrooms--California--Los Angeles
Tinnery, Earle T
Sessions, William T
Sanders, John
Toth, Joseph
Hendricks, Harold
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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