Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds. Related to the article, "Attorney for Hickman Here: Walsh Starts Work on Case Immediately on Arrival. Status as Representative of Mother Made Plain. Plans for Course of Action to be Decided Later," Los Angeles Times, 30 Dec. 1927: A2. Hickman was sentenced to death after a 13-day trial that began January 25, 1928. He was executed at San Quentin, October 19, 1928. A standing room only courtroom filled with men and women attending the arraignment of William Edward Hickman, who confessed to kidnapping and murdering Marion Parker, age 12. Text from negative sleeve: Hickman, William Edward.
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Homicides--California--Los Angeles Judicial proceedings--California--Los Angeles Kidnappings--California--Los Angeles Parker, Marion, 1915-1927 Hickman, William Edward, 1908-1928