A QUITE RARE CLASSIC ICONIC VINTAGE MUSEUM QUALITY PHOTOGRAPH OF THE EXECUTION BY HANGING OF ARTHUR GOOCH UNDER THE LINDBERGH KIDNAP LAW I OKLAHOMA IN 1936. AN EXCEPTIONAL JUSTICE PHOTOGRAPH IN EVERY RESPECT OF THE ONLY MAN EVER HUNG UNDER THE LAW!! TOTAL MEASUREMENTS ARE APPROXIMATELY 6" BY 6 1/8".EXCELLENT OR BETTER CONDITION - PLEASE REVIEW SCANS! EXCEPTIONAL HANGINGS LYNCHINGS EXECUTIONS MURDERERS KILLERS CROWDS GALLOWS ARCHITECTURE ARCHITECTURAL SUBJECT MATTER! PLEASE SEE MY ADDITIONAL LISTINGS FOR MORE EXCEPTIONAL PHOTOGRAPHS. PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING CAREFULLY! IS REQUIRED ON ALL INTERNATIONAL PACKAGES. PLEASE DO NOT ASK ME TO BREAK THE LAW AND DO OTHERWISE. ANY OTHER ARRANGEMENTS MUST BE MADE WITH ME WELL IN ADVANCE! From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Criminal, who is notable for being the only person to ever be executed under the. Gooch was the only person sentenced to death and executed by the. For a kidnapping in which the victim(s) were unharmed. Gooch participated in kidnapping two policemen in. The last federal inmate executed before 2001 1963 in. Was charged for kidnapping, but his victim died. Declined to commute the sentence. Was the only method of execution in. At this time, Gooch was executed by. Like Gooch, another federal inmate. On August 17, 1929, was also hanged, despite the fact that Florida State law authorized electrocution as a sole method. The sentence was carried out by Oklahoma's state electrician.
According to the witnesses Gooch's hanging was botched and his death lasted 15 minutes. Many blamed Owen for this failure, because this was the only hanging he ever performed.
It's kind of funnydying. I think I know what it will be like.
I'll be standing there, and all of a sudden everything will be black, then there'll be a light again. There's got to be a light againthere's got to be. Gooch was 26 years old at time of his execution. The item "HANGING EXECUTION of ARTHUR GOOCH VERY Rare VINTAGE 1936 OKLAHOMA press photo" is in sale since Friday, May 24, 2019.
This item is in the category "Collectibles\Photographic Images\Vintage & Antique (Pre-1940)\Other Antique Photographs". The seller is "dontskip" and is located in New England. This item can be shipped worldwide.