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PhotographÂ was edited for publication purposes Photograph caption dated May 9, 1956 reads, "Body of apparent suicide victim identified by police as Merritt Barger, about 40, of 14052 Roblar Rd., Sherman Oaks, lies beside dead dog in car parked in Santa Monica Mountains above Woodland Hills. Police said Barger attached hose to exhaust and extended it into window-sealed automobile."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm. Photographic prints
00144742 ValleyÂ Times Collection HCNVT_d053_f32_i19 CARL0005851778 http://18.104.22.168/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/73515
Suicide--California--Santa Monica Mountains Suicide victims--California--Santa Monica Mountains Dead persons--California--Santa Monica Mountains Dead animals--California--Santa Monica Mountains Dogs--California--Santa Monica Mountains Men--California--Santa Monica Mountains Automobiles--California--Santa Monica Mountains Santa Monica Mountains (Calif.) Valley Times Collection photographs