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Gardener Kills Principal, Commits Suicide After Setting Fire to School

February 26, 2010 |  4:00 am


Feb. 26, School Killing

"He is depressed and melancholy. He has illusions of persecution and that people are always working against him."

Feb. 26, 1920, Huntington Hall

Huntington Hall, 1790 Fremont Ave.

Feb. 26, 1920, School Killing

Feb. 26, 1920: A gruesome story of insanity and murder at Huntington Hall, a girls’ school in South Pasadena. The school became Oneonta Academy for Boys in 1922 and in the 1930s was known as Oneonta Military Academy.