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Harold Dean, Hazel Smith, Ernest Roll, and Olin N. Mackay during Ruth Attaway investigation, Los Angeles, 1935
Date Created and/or Issued
August 20, 1935
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.
Harold Dean, boyfriend of Ruth Attaway, who died of an illegal abortion, given statutory charge seated with his sister, Hazel Smith and District Attorney Ernest Roll (left), attorney Olin N. Mackay (behind). In an office. An issue of the Los Angeles Examiner is on table.
Related to Los Angeles Times article, "Girl Death Quiz Opens: Grand Jury to Investigate 'Doctor's' Activities and Two Men Sought," 21 Aug. 1935: A2.
Text from negative sleeve: 1741. Harold Dean, Hazel Smith, Dep D.A. Ernest Roll, Atty Olin N. Mackay. Abortion case. 8-20-35. [Stamped:] Aug 27 1935.
Handwritten on negative: L2R Dep DA Ernest Roll + Harold Dean + Hazel Smith + Atty Olin N. Mackay in rear.
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Abortions--California--Los Angeles
Law enforcement--California--Los Angeles
Dean, Harold Armond, 1915-1985
Attaway, Ruth, 1919 or 20-1935
Mackay, Olin N., 1897-1954
Roll, S. Ernest (Silas Ernest), 1904-1956
Smith, Hazel I., b. 1903 or 04
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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