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Washed in the blood

Author: Shelton L Williams
Publisher: Denton, Tex. : Zone Press, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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Washed in the Blood is a page-turning read about the time--early 1960s--and place--Odessa, Texas--during its rowdy oil boom days when violence often rode the range. It is at once an examination of local mores and foibles, piety and hypocrisy and an inside-look at the famed 'Kiss and Kill' murder of a 17-year old would-be actress, Betty Jean Williams, whose ghost is said to haunt the Odessa High School campus to this  Read more...
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Named Person: Shelton L Williams; Betty Jean Williams; Shelton L Williams; TX True Crime - Odessa; Murder - Betty Jean Williams.; TX Murder - Odessa
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Shelton L Williams
ISBN: 097775586X 9780977755868
OCLC Number: 230922900
Description: 181 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Shelton L. Williams.

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Washed in the Blood is a page-turning read about the time--early 1960s--and place--Odessa, Texas--during its rowdy oil boom days when violence often rode the range. It is at once an examination of local mores and foibles, piety and hypocrisy and an inside-look at the famed 'Kiss and Kill' murder of a 17-year old would-be actress, Betty Jean Williams, whose ghost is said to haunt the Odessa High School campus to this very day. And it is a courtroom saga starring the late trial super-lawyer, Warren Burnett, along with a verdict that some think stood the blind Goddess of Justice on her head. What Shelton Williams has wrought here is worth both your time and your money. Larry L. King, author, The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas.--Amazon.com.

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