6 images. Murder--Suicide (Parnell and Erickson), 19 May 1954. Mrs. Beryl Erickson (victim); Wallace Parnell (Murderer and suicide victim); Miss Vera Mercier (Office Manager, Canterbury Letter Shop).; Caption slip reads: "Photographer: Wesselmann. Date: 1954-05-19. Assignment: Murder-suicide, Parnell--Erickson, 915 N. Highland Ave. Pictures at scene: 4: Body of Mrs. Beryl Erickson; 5: Body of Wallace Parnell; 37: Copy of Wallace Parnell; 45: Copy of Beryl Erickson. 35: Copy of drawing of mrs. Berryl Erickson on wall in her office."; Canother caption slip reads: "Photographer: Paegel. Date: 1954-05-19. Reporter: T.T. AssignmentL: Murder-suicide. L to R: Lee, 7, Lynn, 3 & Wayne Erivkson, 10, children of Mrs. Beryl Erickson, victim in murder-suicide. 27: Miss Vera Mercier, Office Mgr,m of Canterbury Letter Shop. Bodies of Mrs. Beryl Erickson & Wallace R. Parnell taken from office at 915 N. Highland, with pix[sic] of Parnell in backgound."