Byline: Pierre Salinger; 1953-01-30; San Francisco Chronicle; pages 1
"A 23-year-old electrician, convicted of drunk driving, was shoved into a large tank cell in a Southern California County Jail two weeks ago. A squat man, languishing on the lower bunk of one of the small cells inside the tank rose to his feet. . ."
Description:In the fifth installment to the California Jails Expose series, Salinger describes instances of extortion that are commonplace in California's County jails.
Rights: Public domain.