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Title
John Henry, owner of the Bellevue Arms apartments, where Marion Parker was held by William Edward Hickman, 1928
Date Created and/or Issued
1928
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Collection
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
US
Description
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
Fingerprints found in the apartment matched those found on ransom notes sent to Perry M. Parker, father of Marion Parker, kidnap and murder victim. Hickman was tried and sentence to death for the crime. He was executed at San Quentin, October 22, 1928.
Related to Los Angeles Times article, "Accused Slayer's Abode Gives Evidence of Hurried Departure," 21 Dec. 1927: 3.
John Henry, proprietor of the Bellevue Arms apartment building (1170 Bellevue Avenue), who positively identified William Edward Hickman as the occupant of apartment No. 315.
Text from negative sleeve: Hickman, William Edward
Handwritten on negative: J. Henry
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1429_10416
ark:/21198/zz002hbcpf
Subject
Witnesses--California--Los Angeles
Homicides--California--Los Angeles
Judicial proceedings--California--Los Angeles
Kidnappings--California--Los Angeles
Henry, John
Parker, Marion, 1915-1927
Hickman, William Edward, 1908-1928
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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