The USF Constitution is the world's oldest commissioned naval vessel afloat. The Constitution visited Southern California in 1933 from Jan. 21, when she arrived in San Diego, through March 19, when she departed San Pedro for San Francisco.
This photograph appears with the article, "Woman Slain and Home Ransacked by Intruder; Elderly Victim, Last Seen on Sunday, Strangled; Apartment Left Like Shambles." Los Angeles Times, 31 Jan. 1935: A2.
Hale Sparks and Sam Burnham were two former Central High School students who testified at the trial of William Edward Hickman - confessed kidnapper and murderer of Marion Parker, age 12. There is no record of Horace Taylor having testified at trial.