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Captain Owen Murphy with Mrs. Florence Boykin Dowling, accused of murdering Gladys G. Fair, Long Beach, 1935
Date Created and/or Issued
August 23, 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.
Related to Los Angeles Times article, "Police Quiz Sister of Gun Victim," 24 Aug. 1935: 3.
Mrs. Florence Boykin Dowling (seated), being questioned by Long Beach Police Captain Owen Murphy in connection with the murder of Dowling's sister, Gladys Glena Fair.
A different photograph of Mrs. Florence Boykin Dowling taken on the same occasion appears with the article, "Sister-Murder Suspect Creates Furor in Court," Los Angeles Times, 7 Sep. 1935: A1.
Text from negative sleeve: 1742. Mrs Florence Boykin Dowling. Glenda [sic] Fair Murder 8-23-35.
Written on negative: L 2 R Mrs Florence Boykin Dowling, Capt Owen Murphy 8-23-35
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Homicides--California--Long Beach
Criminal investigations--California--Long Beach
Detectives--California--Long Beach
Fair, Gladys Glena Smith, 1898-1935
Murphy, Owen M. (Owen Myers), 1897-1984
Dowling, Florence Boykin, b. 1882 or 83
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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