[Photograph 2012.201.B0052.0370]

Description:

Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Here is the car that was driven by the robber suspects.Two armed robbery suspects were pulled from the wreckage is their car here Thursday after they hit and demolished another vehicle while fleeing from a police car at 85 miles an hour. One suspect, Fred Lloyd Jordon, 27, was in the county jail Thursday night. The other, tentatively identified as Fred Etheridge, 50, is in Mercy hospital with a broken left leg. He's also cut severely. Etheridge was the driver of a 1947 model convertible that crashed into a car driven by William Clyborne Finney, 21, at NW 17 and Drexel. A police car was chasing Etheridge's car at 85 miles an hour when the crash occurred."
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Creator(s): Albright, Bob
Location(s): United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Creation Date: September 27, 1951
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 2
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: September 27, 1951
Coverage:
Place
United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
September 27, 1951
Description:

Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Here is the car that was driven by the robber suspects.Two armed robbery suspects were pulled from the wreckage is their car here Thursday after they hit and demolished another vehicle while fleeing from a police car at 85 miles an hour. One suspect, Fred Lloyd Jordon, 27, was in the county jail Thursday night. The other, tentatively identified as Fred Etheridge, 50, is in Mercy hospital with a broken left leg. He's also cut severely. Etheridge was the driver of a 1947 model convertible that crashed into a car driven by William Clyborne Finney, 21, at NW 17 and Drexel. A police car was chasing Etheridge's car at 85 miles an hour when the crash occurred."
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Note:

PublishDate: 9-28-1951 Oklahoman

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Credit: Daily Oklahoman

Physical Description:

1 photograph

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Keyword(s): Accidents | Auto | City | 1951 | Daily Oklahoman photographs
Source: "Here Is The Car, That Was Driven By The Robber Suspects.", Daily Oklahoman, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 09-28-1951
Added Title: Here Is The Car, That Was Driven By The Robber Suspects.
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2012.201.B0052.0370
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc201968
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image