[Photograph 2012.201.B0052.0370]

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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 ... continued below

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Albright, Bob September 27, 1951.

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  • Main Title: [Photograph 2012.201.B0052.0370]
  • Added Title: Here Is The Car, That Was Driven By The Robber Suspects.

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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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PublishDate: 9-28-1951 Oklahoman

Credit: Daily Oklahoman

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  • "Here Is The Car, That Was Driven By The Robber Suspects.", Daily Oklahoman, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 09-28-1951

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Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection

The Oklahoma Publishing Company, the parent company of many prominent Oklahoma newspapers, amassed a significant collection of photographs that span more than a century. The wide variety of photographs accompanied stories in the newspapers.

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  • September 27, 1951

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Albright, Bob. [Photograph 2012.201.B0052.0370], photograph, September 27, 1951; (gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc201968/: accessed July 20, 2017), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.