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Jay H. Hubach, Fred F. Drenkhan, tips regarding the murder


Interview with Martha France, widow of Louis France, as the result of a phone-call tip to police. Louis France died in a car accident on August 1, 1954. Mrs. France stated that she and her husband worked in the yard on July 3 and spent the evening together. They went to bed around 3:00 a.m. She also stated that there were fisherman on the pier that night and in the morning, and that three boys came up the stairway from the beach around 1:00 a.m. She also stated that a car turned around in their driveway sometime after they went to bed, but she could not identify the car.



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