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Killers die in gas chamber, December 3, 1938
December 3, 2008 |
"There's nothing to it." -- Robert Lee Cannon
"So long." -- Albert Kessel
"That was the most terrible thing I've ever seen. I've witnessed 52 hangings. I could find nothing humane about it and I never want to watch anything like that again."
--Father George O'Meara, prison chaplain
"Hanging is a damned sight quicker and better."
--San Quentin guard
"These men went easy."
--Dan Cox, Sacramento County sheriff
A 59-year-old man gets a day in jail
for carrying a blackjack on his honeymoon with his 14-year-old wife.
USC meets Notre Dame in the Coliseum.
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