May 18, 1938

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1938_0518_page Above, Esther Sichler shows off her skill in a match at Elysian Park with a .38: A 3-inch group at 25 yards, breaking all women’s records in target shooting, The Times says. Her husband is a sheriff’s deputy, the story says … The U.S. attorney general says the raid on the gambling ship Rex was legal. To be in international waters, the ship would have had to be 14 miles off Santa Monica, The Times says … The defense in the Harry Raymond bombing asks the court to dismiss charges against Police Capt. Earle Kynette–a typical courtroom maneuver.

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