William Desmond Taylor Murder Case The Springfield Leader Tuesday January 7 1930

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William Desmond Taylor Murder Case
The Springfield Leader
Tuesday January 7  1930 - n ' iff . nn tt cellmates I am - - And Clew...
n ' iff . nn tt cellmates I am - - And Clew Found Ta Movie Murder CH1CAOO, Jan. 7 Detail of a conversation In a Los Angeles Jail between two cellmates one a "Chinese that may have a connection with the murder of William Desmond Taylor, movie director, were sent to Los Angeles police today by Coroner Herman H. Bundesen. - Recently a Chicago business man declared to the coroner that one of his employes was. the cellmate of the Chinese. He gave the employe's statement to the coroner. It read: The Chinese was called out for i questioning ana wnen he was re - turned he was released. He said he thought the - 001106 were going to ' - uestltm bim Bbout tne Taylor mur - uer, dui nicy omy asKea nun arjout being caught, carrying a revolver. He told me he had been planted in Taylor's home to kill him because Taylor had difficulties with narcotic interests. The Chinese said he was connected with the opium traffic and he was paid $1000 to kill Taylor." ti l

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  1. Springfield Leader and Press,
  2. 07 Jan 1930, Tue,
  3. Page 5

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