Thursday, March 3, 1949

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Salt Lake Tribune, The (Newspaper) - March 3, 1949, Salt Lake City, Utah Michigan Duo Face Penally Of Death in N Y Chair THE SALT LAKE TRIBUNE Thursday March 3 GRAND RAPIDS Mich March 2 TVMichigans legislature df fcated 1 capital punishment pro posal Wednesday evcn as state of ficials took preliminary stops that may send two confessed lonely hearts killers to death in Now Yorks electric choir Accused of at Icist three slay ings are dark slight Kaymoiid Martinez Fernandez Syearold Hawaiianborn Spaniard and Mrs Martha Beck is hefty thrice married divorcee j Freely Admit Killings Kent County Prosecutor Roger C MoMahon said the pair freoly admitted drugging shooting to deatii Mrs Deliphinp Downing 29 a widow and drowning her 21 luonthold daughter Rainel Thiv IA confrpKod lie paid strangling a Mrs Ja ne Kny noar Xew York City in lannary The bodies of the two Michigan victims wore iwovnvd Tuesday roiu concivtetillod graves in the basement of tile Downing home A body apparently that of Mrs Fay an elderly widow was found later in the day at a Xew York address listed by Fernandez i Victims Body Examined An autopsy Wednesday showed 9 Jo be remetnbmt 5f Jrom this day forward x A Rock of Ages your lasting family tribute JAMES Me WALKER MONUMENTS 230 E 4th South Phona 52696 the victim died of head and a fractured larynx The states move was in Hie form of a request from the attor ney general in Lansingtn hold up further proceedings here pending j developments in New York Assistant Nassau cointy district attorney Kdward Robinson and a homicide detective were flown to Grand Rapids Wednesday They were to question Fernandez and Mrs Beck I Dist Ally James 1C Gehrig di j reeled them to sound out Michigan i authorities on returningthe pair to New York To Face Jur Gehrig said he would go before the grand jury later thismonth to ask a first degree murder mcnt against Fernandez and Mrs Beck i If the indictment was returned and Michigan had no objections1 Gehrig said he then would bring1 the couple back to Xassau county Patrolman AI Boss watches Raymond Fernandez held in Michigan in ho slaying of two women and a hahy try on a tonnee he uses The prosecution in questioning fold Fernandez to demonstrate the wig to face trial Conviction of first1 after Fernandez and Mrs Beck degree murder in New York state had waived municipal court cxam woiild make them liable to execui ination on Michigan murder tlon i charges carrying a maximum pen It came only a couple of hours ally of life imprisonment Court Listens i To Fcrreri Moral Views LOS ANGKLKP March 2 Elizabeth Ferreri attractive young widow testified Wednesday that her husband shouted demands that he become a prostitute during a light that preceded his death by meat cleaver and gun last Oct 26 The 26yearold carhop climax ing her defenso against murder harges told a jury that during the violent argument in her home Jerome Ferreri 32 beat kicked jand choked her I At one point Mrs Ferreri broke down burying her head in her jarms and a recess was called J Nobody in Home i Ha said he was going to kill I me she sobbed earlier He said theres nobody in the hsuse to protect you 1 Airs Ferreri said her husband dragged her by the hair into the butlers pantry but some events from there on are vague in her memory I saw the flash of a gun she said I saw Allan hit him on the head The prosecution charges that Allan Adron 52yearold handy man shot Ferreri and that then Mrs Ferreri rained blows on her husband with a meat cleaver Adron has pleaded guilty to I murder and innocent by reason of insanity Dont Know When This Springs Romantic Look Stars You in Alluring Little Cloches Important Spring SHIRTWAIST Its like adding 101 lives to your wardrobe This JUDY LYNN goes most everywhere Available in Gray Aqua Pink or Navy Sizes 12 no 20 and l4Vi to22 VI 1798 BETTER DRESSES Second Floor I dont know when I hit Jerry or how many times testified the widow I knew if h3 I kill me He was like a wild animal jwhen wounded I called Allan Allan What happened after you heard i the shots asked her attorney i I couldnt run she replied I saw Jerry coming at me I reached in there Also on trial with Mrs Ferreri is Charles Fauci 35 roomer at the Ferreri home and a distant of the victim Had Never Plotted On questioning of Faucis at torney Mrs Ferreri testified that she had never plotted with Fauci to kill her husband nor had she asked him to kill Ferreri i Dep Dist Atty J Miller Leavy openpd crossexamination by ask ing the source of the Ferreris I income The widow said that in 1943 she and her husband were earning from to S170 a week each in a restaurant business The prosecutor asked if she had additional income at this time I Mrs Ferreri replied I refuse to answer With this Leavy asked that she I be instructed to answer the ques tion and the judge called a regular recess Theyre gzy as a lark Bright as the first daffodils Done in rough and smooth straws giddy with flowers ribbons and veil ing in heavenly new colon and 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