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Admits Brick Slayings

Images of Robert Nixon and four of the women he killed.

Murder-Rapist on Trial Today

Account of the trial of Robert Nixon and his repudiated confession to killing five women.

October 7, 1891

Mary Leslie Newton included newspaper clippings for a Lal Bagh event, describes her music teaching and various social calls, along with church. The typewritten letter includes a handwritten postscript celebrating the announcement of upcoming literary…

Plaindealer article from June 1938

Robert Nixon repeals his confession and is attacked by the husband of one of the murdered women.

Robert Nixon described as "Jungle Beast" in Chicago Tribune

The infamous newspaper article released at the arrest of Robert Nixon for murder describes him as a "Jungle Beast."

Schmuecke dein Heim

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