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Joe Watts, who allegedly posed as the fake kidnapper of Aimee Semple McPherson, Los Angeles, 1926
Date Created and/or Issued
[October 1926]
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.
Related to the articles, "'Kidnaper' Faces Accuser; Joe Watts Denies Part of Miss Morris's Story But Admits to Officials He Had Photo Taken." Los Angeles Times, 17 Sep. 1926; and "Carmel Inquiry Data Due Today; Dep. Dist.-Atty. Ryan to Talk in McPherson Case; Prosecution Ready to Launch Aggressive Attack; Fourteen Witnesses Remain to Present Testimony." Los Angeles Times 4 Oct. 1926: pg. A1.
Joe Watts testifying, likely during the preliminary hearing about his alleged role in the Amee Semple McPherson kidnapping investigation.
Text from negative sleeve: Watts, Joe McPherson Case
Handwritten on negative: Joseph Watts
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Religious groups--California--Los Angeles
Judicial proceedings--California--Los Angeles
Watts, Joe
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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