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Held in stabbing
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
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
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption reads: "Mrs. Orpha Mitchell, 41, mother of two children, is questioned in stabbing of her husband, William, 43-year-old aircraft mechanic. Detectives C. F. Koehler, left, and Ray Fisher, watch as Officer F. E. Sloan shows Philippine hunting knife which, police say, caused eight-inch shoulder wound. Mitchell is in 'fair' condition at Sun Valley Receiving Hospital." Photograph dated: May 6, 1959.
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Family violence--California
Valley Times Collection photographs

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