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Title
San Fernando police smash forgery ring
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Creator
Martin, Bob
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
1963
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 article dated July 27, 1963 partially reads, "San Fernando police said today the jailing of seven persons has revealed the tangled story of a forgery ring operating in the North Valley. The key to a baffling seres [sic] of forgeries came when a woman member of the ring passed a bogus check to a San Fernando auto parts clerk - who also is a reserve lieutenant on the San Fernando police force. The clerk, Lt. Charles Hix, recognized the woman from police photos. Officers said her arrest triggered the round up of the gang."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00120357
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d024_f8_i29
CARL0005393575
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/53816
Subject
San Fernando (Calif.).--Police Department
Law enforcement--California--San Fernando
Forgery--California--San Fernando
Arrest--California--San Fernando
Crime--California--San Fernando
Police--California--San Fernando
Jails--California--San Fernando
Men--California--San Fernando
San Fernando (Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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