Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds. Portrait of Thatcher J. Kemp, attorney, possibly in 1935 when he was appointed Deputy City Attorney. Text from negative sleeve: Kemp, Thatcher. Election Fraud Case, July 1933. Accused + acquitted (w/others) of bribing member of grand jury to indict politician + wife. From old LA family. Attorney (Kemp Partridge + Kemp). Lost to Burton Fitts for DA job. Appointed Deputy City Atty in 1935. Died in 1937. Member of many LA org/clubs, incl. Minutemen. Oct '33 accused + acquitted of intoxication. Box 24. Handwritten on negative: Thatcher Kemp.
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Lawyers--California--Los Angeles Kemp, Thatcher J. (Thatcher John), 1898-1937