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Defense Nears Close in Finch Case

February 17, 2010 |  8:00 am

Feb. 16, 1960, Carole Tregoff
Photograph by John Malmin / Los Angeles Times

Feb. 16, 1960: Carole Tregoff on the witness stand.

image Feb. 17, 1960, Finch Trial


Feb. 17, 1960: Former President Truman predicts that the eventual Democratic nominee will “beat the hell out of Dick Nixon” and African American youths fight with white students  over a segregated lunch counter in Portsmouth, Va.