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Ray Brown, De De Brown, and David W. Brown at funeral parlor, Venice, 1935
Date Created and/or Issued
July 11, 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 Haynes Foundation funds.
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
The body of 45-year-old Marion Brown was found in her home at 688 Flower Street in Venice. Warren H. Russell was the chief witness and murder suspect, as he had been a frequent visitor to her home. He was released after further investigation.
Seated, from left to right: Ray Brown, De De Brown, David W. Brown.
This photograph is likely related to the article, “Nude Death Calls Quiz,” Los Angeles Times, 11 Jul 1935: 9.
Text from negative sleeve: 1146 – Warren Russell Mrs Edith Miller Ray Brown Schwartz, Atty David Miles, Pol. Officer B. J. (Brown Inquest) 7-11-35 [stamped:] JUL 17 1935
Handwritten on negative: L2R Ray Brown + wife De De Brown + David W. Brown 7-11-35
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Funeral rites & ceremonies--California--Los Angeles
Brown, Raymond
Brown, David W
Brown, De De
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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