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Jury members for the Hickman-Hunt murder trial, Los Angeles, 1928
Date Created and/or Issued
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Los Angeles Times
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UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
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Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
Photograph of jurors from the Hickman-Hunt trial. William Edward Hickman, who was already sentenced to death for the kidnap and murder of 12-year-old Marion Parker, was tried jointly with Welby Hunt for the murder of C. Ivy Toms, a Rosehill pharmacist, on Christmas Eve of 1926. Hunt received a life sentence but was later paroled. Hickman also received a life sentence but was executed at San Quentin for the Parker murder, October 19, 1928.
Text from negative sleeve: Hickman, William Edward. Murderer.
Handwritten on negative: Hickman Hunt jury
b&w nitrate negative
Homicides--California--Los Angeles
Juries--California--Los Angeles
Hickman, William Edward, 1908-1928
Hunt, Welby Leeson, 1911-1995
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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