This week in 1920

December 20th, 2014 by admin

“God bless you, boys. I got the old smile on my face.”

— Charles McLaughlin, convicted of murder, electric chair, New York.
Executed December 9, 1920

While the warden made his last rounds, McLaughlin reached through the bars, extended his hand, and said, laughing, “Shake, put it there, shake.”

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