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Patrolman John P. Whetton

Identifier: P-284
Dates: 1941-06-09

People vs J.H. Martin

Identifier: MS-319
Abstract This collection contains court exhibit evidence and photocopied newspaper clippings concerningthe trial and conviction of Joseph Henry Martin. Martin was tried in the 2 nd District Court forWeber County for assault with a deadly weapon after shooting David Edwards, a Pinkertondetective, while encountering an extortion ring. Martin was convicted in 1914 and sentenced tothe Utah State Prison for 5 years. Tried again in the same court, Martin was...
Dates: Other: Date Not Yet Determined

Ray Dempsey Gardner

Identifier: P-266

On photograph is written: UH1 12-14-49 (INP Sound photo) Ogden, Utah—Ray Dempsey Gardner, 28—year old slayer of an Ogden babysitter, Shirley Jean Gretzinger, 17, is manacled and returned to jail by Sheriff Mac Wade. Gardner will receive the death sentence Friday since the jury did not recommend leniency.

Dates: 1949

Senate Saloon Robbers

Identifier: P-279

Contains photocopies of newspaper stories from the Semi-Weekly Standard, and mugshots of Ogden saloon (Senate) robbery, December 10, 1897.

Dates: 1897

“The Cox Murders”

Identifier: MSS-251
Scope and Contents

Personal account, “The Cox Murders” by Edward Cooper about the murders of

Sam Nelson, Betty Brooks, Jane Stauffer, Eliza Burton and Judge Lewis Trueman by Austin Cox

in Ogden, Utah, July 23, 1943.

Dates: 1943-07-23