Crime Pays Off



Photo Title

Crime Pays Off

Photographer/Creator

Joe Migon

Collection

Publisher

Chicago Herald-American

Caption/Description

Only genuine picture of execution in county jail shows James Morelli, 22, as lethal bolt exacted payment demanded by state for 'Mad Dog' slaying of Emil Scheichel, Dec. 12, 1947.

Citation

Joe Migon, "Crime Pays Off," in POYi Archive, Item #492, http://archive.poy.org/items/show/492 (accessed July 5, 2020).

Date Added

07.03.2008