Emma Boyts, 15, sitting on a chair on top of a desk, Los Angeles, November 13, 1939
- Emma Boyts, 15, sitting on a chair on top of a desk, Los Angeles, November 13, 1939
- Los Angeles Daily News
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- November 13, 1939
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- Photo of 15-year-old Emma Boyts sitting on a chair on top of a desk before she was hit by a truck while crossing San Fernando Road. Boyts was only injured but her friend, 12-year-old Luise Schoenemann, was killed. The truck driver, Clarence E. Anderson, was held on suspicion of manslaughter after the crossing guard told police that Anderson ignored his motions to halt traffic while the two girls crossed.
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