State Attorney General Robert Walker Kenny fought against the Ku Klux Klan resurgance in California during his tenure as California's State Attorney General (1942 to 1946) and legally terminated the group in 1946.
A Mexican migrant workers travels by train to Los Angeles as a participant in the Bracero Program, which was instituted by the American and Mexican goverments to ease agricultural labor shortages in the United States during World War Two.
Seventeen people - men, women and children have during the past thirteen years been kidnapped by seventeen different kidnappers. They have all been captured by the authorities and several have been executed. Hickman was the only kidnapper who received any ransom money but he was apprehended before he could spend very much of it.