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Ruth Snyder sentenced to electric chair....
Item # 648078
November 23, 1927
THE WORLD, New York City, November 23, 1927
* Ruth Snyder sentence to death
* Sing Sing Prison - electric chair
* Eventual famous photo
The top of the front page has a one column heading: "APPEALS OF GRAY AND MRS. SNYDER LOST; THEY MUST DIE, COURT RULES" with subheads. (see) Coverage on Ruth Snyder being sentenced to death by electric chair for the murder of her husband. A very famous photograph of her execution would emerge in the New York Daily News.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 pages, address label within the masthead, minor spine wear, generally nice.
Category: The 20th Century