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Harry Pollock and Tom Kennedy sit together in court during Kid McCoy's murder trial, Los Angeles, 1924
Date Created and/or Issued
[circa December 1924]
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
Access to this collection is generously supported by Haynes Foundation funds.
This image appears in the photo spread, "Nation Sorrows As Gene Stratton Porter is Laid to Rest," Los Angeles Times, 12 Dec. 1924: A12
From left to right, Harry Pollock (Kid McCoy's former manager) and Tom Kennedy (Kid McCoy's sparring partner) sit side-by-side in the courtroom's gallery during McCoy's trial. They both hold their hats on their laps as they gaze towards the right. Kid McCoy (nee Norman Selby) was on trial for the murder of Teresa Mors.
Text from newspaper caption: They Knew the Kid When-- Harry Pollock was twenty years McCoy's manager and Tom Kennedy was his sparring partner, and they sat together yesterday and watched what may be his last fight in his trial for the murder of Teresa Mors. (Times photo.) [Los Angeles Times, 12 Dec. 1924: A12]
Handwritten text from negative sleeve: McCoy, Kid boxer - murder 1924
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Boxers (Sports)--California--Los Angeles
Courtrooms--California--Los Angeles
Spectators--California--Los Angeles
Homicides--California--Los Angeles
Actors--American--California--Los Angeles
Judicial proceedings--California--Los Angeles
McCoy, Kid, 1873-1940--Trials, litigation, etc
Mors, Teresa, 1892 or 93-1924
Kennedy, Tom, 1885-1965
Pollock, Harry
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection
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