Appeals for convicted spies Julius and Ethel Rosenberg end. They were executed later that day.

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Appeals for convicted spies Julius and Ethel Rosenberg  end.  They were executed later that day. - Im an on by Ike Refuses to Give Clemency Julius...
Im an on by Ike Refuses to Give Clemency Julius Rosenberg and his wife, Ethel, both of whom are scheduled to die tonight in Sing Sing's electric chair, were a solemn looking couple during their espionage trjal in New York's federal courthouse courthouse in March, 1951. Their arrest was one of the main steps in the cracking of an international atomic spy conspiracy. End Before Sundown, Says Prison Warden OSSINING, N. Y. (IB--Warden (IB--Warden Wilfred Denno said today convicted atom spies Julius and Ethel Rosenberg would put to death in the Sing prison electric chair "before sundown." WASHINGTON ttP)_The supreme court and President Eisenhower today doomed atom spies Julius and Ethel Rosenberg to death in the Sing electric chair. In New York it was announced announced the executions would occur probably before 11 p. EDT (8 p. m., PDT). United States Marshal William A. Carroll said he was leaving immediately for Sing Sing and indicated indicated the execution might take place earlier than the hour originally originally set. He told newsmen covering the execution they should plan to be at the prison not later than 7 Defense Turned Down

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  1. The Times,
  2. 19 Jun 1953, Fri,
  3. Page 1

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  • Appeals for convicted spies Julius and Ethel Rosenberg end. They were executed later that day.

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