Also related to the article “Man’s Appeal Filed Too Late.” Los Angeles Times, 12 May 1931: A2. The article states: … District Court of Appeal … dismissed Percy Harry Eberlee’s appeal from conviction … on a charge of slaying Melvin Earl Hatch … Eberlee was … identified after police had previously associated him with the crime through fingerprints.
Photograph of a steam shovel commencing construction of a new building for the Frank Wiggins Trade School (Los Angeles Trade Tech). A worker walks next to a dump truck (left). A sign on the steam shovel reads: Lewis Construction Co. 401 Delta Bldg. Phone BRDWAY 3103.
Portrait of Norval White who headed the office of American Petroleum Institute in Los Angeles (6th St. and Grand Ave., Security Title Insurance and Guarantee Bldg.). The Institute had moved its office from San Francisco to Los Angeles in 1930.