[Photograph 2012.201.B0919.0120]

Description:

Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Defective brakes were blamed Thursday for an accident last Friday in which one person was killed and another critically injured at NE 10 and Air Depot Rd. Maj. John O. Mott, 49, who is facing prosecution on a first degree manslaughter charge, placed the accident blame on defective brakes in a statement issued by his attorney, William D. Fore. Leon Hatfield, 58, veteran newspaperman, was killed and Jack Hugh Herndon, Midwest City attorney and justice of the peace, was critically injured. Maj. Mott is an executive officer at Tinker AFB Hospital, and pleaded innocent."

Creator(s): Argo, Jim
Location(s): United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Midwest City
Creation Date: January 29, 1964
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 24
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: January 29, 1964
Coverage:
Place
United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Midwest City
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
January 29, 1964
Description:

Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Defective brakes were blamed Thursday for an accident last Friday in which one person was killed and another critically injured at NE 10 and Air Depot Rd. Maj. John O. Mott, 49, who is facing prosecution on a first degree manslaughter charge, placed the accident blame on defective brakes in a statement issued by his attorney, William D. Fore. Leon Hatfield, 58, veteran newspaperman, was killed and Jack Hugh Herndon, Midwest City attorney and justice of the peace, was critically injured. Maj. Mott is an executive officer at Tinker AFB Hospital, and pleaded innocent."

Note:

PublishDate: T-01-30-64

Note:

Credit: Oklahoma Times

Physical Description:

1 photograph

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Mott, John Maj. | Oklahoma Times photographs
Source: Oklahoma Times, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, January 30, 1964
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2012.201.B0919.0120
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc485653
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image