Bottle babies

Bottle babies
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Title: Bottle babies

Three adolescent boys in precinct house hiding faces from photographer; assistant district attorney and stenographer seated before them; two witnesses to crime at right; two policemen standing next to boys. Caption: "'BOTTLE BABIES': While arresting officers Eugene Seifried, left, and Thomas Ross guard their teenage prisoners, victims Frank Fischetti and Michael DeChillo, right, give account of 70-cent Park Slope holdup to Assistant Distrct Attorney Jacob R. Evseroff, seated behind wine-bottle weapons. Stenographer, center, records story. The camera-shy prisoners, arrested with another juvenile, are, left to right, John Pitt, 18, and William Smith and Alan Foley, each 16."

Date: 1954
Location: Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Park Slope (New York, N.Y.)
Creator: McNamara, C. E.
More Details: Title from caption on verso.
On verso: date stamped: Aug. 18, 1954; Brooklyn Eagle stamp; photographer's stamp.
Grease pencil cropping marks.
Collection: Crime
Subject: Teenage boys
Public prosecutors
Institution: Brooklyn Public Library, Brooklyn Collection.
Medium: Gelatin silver prints.
Photographic prints.
Rights: Copyright restrictions apply to the use of this image. For more information or to obtain a photographic reproduction of this image, contact the Brooklyn Collection at Brooklyn Public Library.
ID: CRIM 0152