Annals of Crime #34


Original Caption:

Denver -- John Gilbert Graham, on trial for murder in the crash of an airliner which killed 44 persons, confers with his attorney, John Gibbons, in court. Eleven more persons were excused from serving on the jury being picked to hear Graham's trial. He is accused of placing a homemade dynamite bomb aboard a United Airlines DC-68 to kill his mother, Mrs. Daisie King, for her insurance. The plane exploded and crashed Nov. 1, 1955, near Longmont, Colorado. (1956)

5 comments:

swac said...

"It's a music box!"

"Yeah, you'll get a good sound out of it."

SomeNYGuy said...

"Throw mama from the plane"?????

Robert Fiore said...

Non-Skeddo Flies Again!

swac said...

And a point to RF.

Steve said...

Wow - this plane crashed not too far from where my house is now.