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Title
Poisoned gophers, not mate, she says
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Creator
Goldwater, Jeff
Contributor
This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
1961
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Photograph article dated December 6, 1961 partially reads, "Mrs. Florence Myers treated some gophers to strychnine-flavored carrots recently, but she never put poison in her husband's peaches, she has told the Valley Times TODAY. Mrs. Myers, 54, 5495 Round Meadow Rd., Hidden Hills, was scheduled to appear for a preliminary hearing today in Dept. 106 of Los Anegles [sic] Superior Court on a charge that she tried to kill her husband, Virgil, by poisoning a can of peaches."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;11 x 7 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00130364
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d035_f18_i23
CARL0005485249
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/61078
Subject
Trials (Attempted murder)--California--Los Angeles
Attempted murder--California--Los Angeles
Poisoning--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period
1961-1970

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