coppersmith murder case russell pethrick accused murderer sitting in an englewood police station three quarter view

Three-quarter length portrait of Russell Pethrick sitting in a police station in the Englewood community area of Chicago, Illinois. Pethrick was the accused murderer of Mrs. Ella Coppersmith and her infant son, John L Coppersmith, on May 5, 1915. Pethrick said he killed Mrs. Coppersmith after a quarrel about payment for the meat he had delivered.

Three-quarter length portrait of Russell Pethrick sitting in a police station in the Englewood community area of Chicago, Illinois. Pethrick was the accused murderer of Mrs. Ella Coppersmith and her infant son, John L Coppersmith, on May 5, 1915. Pethrick said he killed Mrs. Coppersmith after a quarrel about payment for the meat he had delivered.