THE ATTRACTIVE BLANCHE BARROW. Dexter park Iowa http://iagenweb.org/ringgold/altimages/dexteriowa.jpg . http://debez.com/blanche/bprison.html More Memories from Blanche http://bonnieandclydehistory.blogspot.com/2010/06/more-memories-from-blanche.html
Diane Downs shot her 3 children (her 3 yr old and 7 yr old were killed and 8 yr old was paralyzed) and on a rural road in Oregon in 1983. Her motive was to hold onto a married man she'd been having an affair with as he did not want children.
Joseph Laroche and Juliette Lafargue were an intershade couple aboard the Titanic. As the ship sank, Joseph stuffed his coat with money & jewelry, took his pregnant wife and children to the deck and managed to get them into a lifeboat. He gave the coat to his wife, and said: “Here, take this, you are going to need it. I’ll get another boat. God be with you. I’ll see you in New York.” Joseph died in the sinking. He was the only victim of African Descent on the Titanic.
Clyde with sisters, Nell and Artie Barrow. - Clyde was the fifth of seven children of Henry Basil Barrow (1874–1957) and Cumie T. Walker (1874–1943). They migrated, piecemeal, to Dallas in the early 1920s as part of a wave of resettlement from the impoverished nearby farms to the urban slum known as West Dallas. The Barrows spent their first months in West Dallas living under their wagon. When father Henry had earned enough money to buy a tent, it was a major step up for the family
Portrait of Goyathlay (One Who Yawns), called Geronimo, Medicine Man, Prophet and Leader, with Medal. Part of Athapascan, Chiricahua and Apache Tribes. Photographer: Delancey W. Gill From the Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of Ethnology: Native American Portrait Photographs, 1907 Collection Care of the Wisconsin Historical Society archives http://www.wisconsinhistory.org/whi/