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Title
Attorney booked for shooting
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Creator
Steele, 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
1955
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 of Ernest E. Walker, 58, of North Hollywood, who allegedly twice shot and wounded his estranged wife, Alice, 41, will be arraigned today in Van Nuys Municipal Court. The former head of the Hollywood Bar Association, who has been at large since the Feb. 22 shooting of his wife, was arrested yesterday in a bar on Wilshire boulevard after a phone tip that he had returned from Mexico. Bail was set at $50,000. Walker made no resistance and readily admitted his identity when arresting detectives Frank Lynch and Lee Wilkins, accompanied by Det. Sgts. Pat Kealy and Charles Stewart, moved in. Photograph dated March 16, 1955.; See images #00141455 through #00141459 for all photos in this series.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00141456
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d049_f31_i30
CARL0005737810
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/71238
Subject
Los Angeles (Calif.).--Police Department
Attempted murder--California--Los Angeles
Arraignment--California--Los Angeles
Courthouses--California--Los Angeles
Lawyers--California--Los Angeles
Arrest--California--Los Angeles
Police--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Arrest (Police methods)
Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Time Period
1951-1960

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