Crime Library: Criminal Minds and Methods

Paul Kelly, Killer Actor


"Is Red-Headed Charmer," by Alma Whitaker, Los Angeles Times, Jan. 9, 1927.

"Hollywood Actor Killed, Rival Held," New York Times, April 19, 1927.

"Platonic Friendship Given Blame for Tragedy in Hollywood," Los Angeles Times, April 20, 1927.

"Coroner's Jury Finds Kelly Killed Raymond," Associated Press, April 21, 1927.

"Grand Jury Indicts Dorothy Mackaye," Associated Press, April 25, 1927.

"Paul Kelly's Trial for Murder Starts," Associated Press, May 9, 1927.

"Testifies Kelly Was Aggressor," Associated Press, May 11, 1927.

"Miss Mackaye Denies Nights in Kelly's Flat," Associated Press, May 17, 1927.

"Japanese Houseboy on Stand Reveals Secrets of Paul Kelly and Dorothy Mackaye," Los Angeles Times, May 17, 1927.

"Kelly on the Stand Admits Fist Fight," Associated Press, May 18, 1927.

"Kelly Prosecutor Assails Miss Mackaye as 'Assassin' of Dead Husband's Character," Los Angeles Times, May 21, 1927.

"Kelly Guilty, Asks New Trial," Los Angeles Times, May 26, 1927.

"Kelly Sentenced to From One to 10 Years at San Quentin," June 1, 1927.

"Dorothy Mackaye Gets 1 to 3 Years," Associated Press, July 2, 1927.

"Miss Mackaye, Resigned But Smiling, Leaves for Prison," Los Angeles Times, March 1, 1928.

"Dorothy Mackaye Leaves Prison," Associated Press, Jan. 1, 1929.

"Kelly Will Be Paroled Next Friday," Los Angeles Times, July 20, 1929.

"He's Heading for Comeback Trail," Los Angeles Times, Aug. 3, 1929.

"Paul Kelly to Wed Widow of Raymond," New York Times, Feb. 11, 1931.

"Actress Pens Prison Story," by Grace Kingsley, Los Angeles Times, Aug. 12, 1932.

"Dorothy Mackaye, Former Actress, Dies of Auto Injuries Received Near Ranch," Los Angeles Times, Jan. 6, 1940.

"Paul Kelly, Actor on Stage, Screen," United Press, Nov. 6, 1956.

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