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B'lJ.iCkl •• maQ A ~U:f'80~ -ax!i!lfm1na:t.ion ·Df th:e' cril'tU!; scen,e rIInd: d·epiIIIli'tad. 'for We ~ .b .. lell _ S~~t1gin to :l~t.'rv1ew Gatt,c:'taO:.l, G"ttin.d ll.'t W:1!I~t Lo8i Angel., ,~lt .. tlo'n at l60Q hour';. f c·h.ec.k..-l ·G4n:et.s.on .. mlt. of ~ ".1,1, for' :1.ntEirvrtew in ~We.t. :t ... ..1 ~ ,I)e'toee"tiv. in·qE"¥i... room... Gar.'ret.iien ~a. advi:II'I!IId ,D,r hll:l!l :t":' lqht:a: :oy Bu\~::tl •• ,~ .i.m. the. j iiJ 11, pE'ioo::r to the i..n1::e~r¥iew;o; Ga rret.SDn I:!II ~eo;l'" wu e~.lm, bl,l"t; 1 e'tilil;r'g-i'c '. U. 4qT,esd :t·o, eXp,lain , hi 5 a!Ct."iona; vh~x:e'!lbou,t;B,. any obilien-ations OIl' s,'t:range sD'un-d:a, tb·at. hiB' mi.ght: have he'l.rd, or 'Hlllltm,,. Garre.tBDft. statillG t;hili.t. b~ ~~d 1,eft the. Cl.1o lI,ddrtlllllll alone appro:~d.ma.t.ly'

'2 DI0,O hou:rs ..8 .... "8 ... ,6'., hit;cbhlt.tild dovn to ,~ ,8m a 1.1 m:ar'tet; 1IiifI. S'IIttI.4II't! Bol(11evat.'l~ '~rCna!ll8d. a pacrk ;0 f IC!iq;are.ttcell and a n' ,d.ir.msr'... a.. th.iI!!iD retU'l"fi!lIId. to

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MlU1 3,t ::UI10'O' hour.,... .At t:ba ,t:i'mIIII of h.ilJt Irrive,l, b.e di,4 nat noti:lQa an,y :pe·r.!lOnB in the lIIAln hQu:l!!u!J or reca 11 w"h,etl'iier the' J!.igh t:il we!'re ,oil. ior otf '" 'Ra; pr·.:PI':red .hi,:' [TV 4,1~c~te~ ~ B.t. -it", Ul!~ l.i:l!!l tened eo, hi f:!i. 'mull 10 ;m'l.tll ~LlIS hou~:I whi!liln Sit.ve' iP'IIr;e.Il't {,r!leeea8f1dl C~a:m. 't.,!:] th. door earrylrug ,4 fclock radlio., Parent.1l te red! the MUS" dl Spla,yea th. :r.adJ,.o,. talker:! ;fa'r I!t fa'll' rrIO!i8nt:. and than lIiUlei!. GI~re.t~~I!iJDrJ' Be te:le'phone ·tiD. c.'all an i'W'l,i.d.litd.rl.d perSQn who, P,!lrent t:o,I .. CI. Ga.r.retson be wa& ,qolftg' t.o 'meet

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S 8r'g8lU1 t BU!J'kle., ret.uned I!:.ci. ·th[e Ci.to .·ddrelul iIInd r'fllN lnad ttuu:-e lIrft.t:l1 2:2 Dlcf 001tt'lih Tben iIi: co~n, w1.thi 8a.rgeant: n, D.. VIII:t'.n.ey,. ,1..1)9 3 3·~ \Ro,bberyi Bond.clida Dl~r! .. ion. t:;yrilll!D8!' .. u..d e.ar-r·etilon ta P,~tte!;' Canbr ·j·ail. The

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I 2320 h.olttJh '.h!., w.:n: .mItt. upon 1II~'rlval by' A.t'tD~lni!l!liY TlIrlow lWno" .:rt..,r iii .hart pr:s'vilb '~QR.'Y:lr~ •• tian with GatTe.tson, IUj'.rt!!!ed. to hBve ,Garlfillet.a-n iIIw:.! t. to .. pa,lJ'g:-"Pb .x_natlc;JR • t: P·"rke,l'· ~.'n'blr on. 8-10-19 .• , Tarlav

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1 Lt ,. ,All< B.urd!.cit" 5.7Q·11r :t",A,.,P~, .. D,", POlyq'rapl'm! RXillfm1n.rji, T.he Entlllll!lin.tiom ·lind I ~n1be·ndL.. t.er:1li.nat.d .t .1825. bO'm:.1!!I, and Garr.e.t lion w'a,iI nturn-ed -=, 0 I'.r.~e!i' ; [c:errt.r a'ail lit. 18·""0 hcUi~ ~

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If you. w31 s·h the City Attc'rney t~ r"epre.sel1t y·oo., and th~ G1.t1 bf ~ LOS Angeles to '.!i:,SSUm9 l"e~;pous :tb11i. ty ~ yOU mU'51~ CO:!Lp"l.y with Ord:l.n.Sl.~\l.c.a No I!!' 119 .669 a.s, .1 t 1 ~ C ove1"c·dj 111 se D. t.;. 0.'0 '3/7132 ot th@ Poll CI e

Prepare a lS.'( a.'ddI'6~,Fl~d. z. i~ ~O THE' CITY: ATTCR~E!lr.. 1 nclu,j,e: tl1,e

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