Secretary Found Stabbed to Death

Nov. 27, 1964, Cover
The killing of Joyce Gayle Walker on the cover of the final edition …

Nov. 27, 1964, Joyce Walker

… and a bylined version by Howard Hertel and Jack Smith.

Nov. 27, 1964, Joyce Walker

Nov. 27, 1964: The death of Joyce Gayle Walker is one of the more haunting killings of the 1960s. I’m not sure it was ever solved. I can’t find any follow-up stories on it.

About lmharnisch

I am retired from the Los Angeles Times
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1 Response to Secretary Found Stabbed to Death

  1. MikeOHara says:

    Odd it was never solved. The police have a visual ID and must have fingerprints. The perp must have been covered in blood, too.


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