Murder Clipping from Oxnard Press Courier, Thu, Sep 28, 1944.

Clipped from US, California, Oxnard, Oxnard Press Courier, September 28, 1944

Woman Murders Aged HusbandLOS ANGELES, lt;U.R — Mrs. Barbara Bailey, 53, today was booked on suspicion of murder in general hospital prison ward after the leaf-covered body of her 70-year-old husband w a sfound in a neighbor’s yard.The body of Oakley Bailer wasV *r •discovered by police after Mrs. Bailee told them she had killed him and buried his body near their Inglewood home.Mrs. Bailey attempted to drown herself at Ballona Greek yesterday but was rescued bv a life-• ■guard and sent to general hospital.She fii-t said she buried her200-pound husband in their hack- jvard, hut later said she hid his %body in a neighbor's yard. It was found near the home of Mrs. Emma Pratt, sr. under a pile of leaves and trash.George Jahrus, 08, was held in j Inglewood jail as a material witness after he admitted he was at the Bailey home Monday, the day the shooting was !elievcd tohave occurred.