Gordon Stewart Northcott and his mother Louisa were accused of kidnapping, abusing & murdering 4 boys on their chicken ranch in Riverside County. Louisa confessed to killing one boy; Walter Collins and was sentenced to life in prison. Gordon was tried and convicted on 3 counts for murdering Louis & Nelson Winslow & an unidentified Latino boy. He was executed by hanging on October 2, 1930.
George Godfrey, heavyweight boxer, wearing a pinstripe suit, tie and straw boater hat, in a boxing pose. He is outside a brick building with a sign reading "KHJ" over the door. The location may be the KHJ radio studio and towers atop the Los Angeles Times building at 1st and Broadway.
View of the lower half of the façade of Los Angeles' St. Vincent's de Paul Church with people standing outside main door. The church was designed as a Spanish colonial revival building in the Churrigueresque decorative style.
Photograph of eleven child actors posing for a group portrait with Judge McComb, in the judge's office, on the occasion of receiving approved contracts. McComb is handing a contract to actress Peggy Terry and the other actresses are already holding theirs.
James K. Spencer (90) with his wife Sarah M. Kelsey Payne Spencer (84) celebrating his 90th birthday and their sixty-eight years of togetherness. Both were born in Indiana and were married in Kansas in 1867, when Mrs. Spencer was 16 years old. The couple lived in several states and resided in Los Angeles from 1930. They had six children, seven grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Matron Alva M. Brittain, in white uniform dress, standing, smiling, holding telephone, at left; another woman, in light dress and necklace, seated, at right; in room with tile or linoleum floor, single bed with bedspread and floor lamp at center, dresser and table at left, chairs at right, rug in foreground, 3 doors in background