Lohse- Harry - denied clemency

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Lohse- Harry - denied clemency - health. Governor Refuses Clemency to 105 Felons...
health. Governor Refuses Clemency to 105 Felons SPRINGFIELD, 111., Oct. 24, OP)— Gov. Homer today announced that he has denied petitions for executive clemency for 105 convicts In Illinois penal institutions. Most of the prisoners who asked pardons were serving terms for murder. The governor said his refusal to grant clemency followed the unanimous recommendation of the parole board In cases heard during the post two years. Clemency was denied four women, convicted of murder and serving long terms in the Dwlght reformatory. They arc Eleanor Jarman, Chicago "blond tigress;" Helen Jackson, Perry county; Vera Carl, Cook county, and Ethel Hender, St. Clalr county. Convicts serving murder sentences from down-state counties who were denied clemency included: Menord penitentiary, Columbus Holland, I ^Christian county; Nathan Walson, •Madison county; Virgil Faulkner, 1 St. Clair county; Harry Lohse, Charles Lucor, and Robert Wehrle, Madison county. for to

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  1. Alton Evening Telegraph,
  2. 24 Oct 1935, Thu,
  3. Page 1

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