- Charles Manson -
(born November 12, 1934 as Charles Milles Maddox) The founder
and leader of the "Manson Family," an alleged religious
cult whose members he commanded to commit the August, 1969, Tate-LaBianca
murders in Los Angeles. He is currently an inmate at Corcoran
State Prison in California, having been denied parole many times.
Manson has spent most of his adult life in prison, initially
for offenses such as car theft, forgery, credit card fraud and
pimping. In the late 1960s, he migrated to California, wanting
to become a musician; instead, he befriended the young, disenfranchised
people he met and began calling them his "Family."
He ordered them to kill movie actress Sharon Tate who was eight
and a half months pregnant at the time. He was convicted of conspiracy
to commit murder. He is serving a life sentence in California's
Corcoran State Prison, and will be up for parole in 2007 at the
age of 73. Manson has always maintained his innocence of the
Since his trial and conviction, Manson's name and image have
been integrated into American pop culture, typically as a symbol
Original Artwork &
Artifacts For Sale (click image for larger picture):
"Sharon Tate Murder"
taken from the
actual police negative
on glossy cardstock
"Argosy Magazine - May
Features Charles Manson on the cover and a story by YL Freeman
about living at Spahn with the Family. Freeman is the alias of
Mark Ross, Family member who created havoc with Sandra Good at
the trial and who convinced Hendrickson to film the Family at
the ranch. That footage eventually became the film, "Manson."
In good shape
(pictured) = $50.00
In excellent condition = $60.00
"Squeaky Fromme Press
Actual press photo from 11/10/75
(with a S-R stamp on the back of Dec. 29 1975) of Squeaky Fromme
arrested after attempting to assassinate President Ford. Stamped
and notated on the reverse with a clipping affixed, which reads:
"Lynette Squeaky Fromme, a red bandana over her eyes, had
to be carried to federal court in Sacramento today. she is on
trial for allegedly trying to assassinate President Ford in that
city Sept. 5. U.S. Marshalls said they were forced to carry her
when she refused to walk to court. Friday, Miss Fromme was kicked
out of court by Judge Thomas MacBride for her conduct. (AP wirephoto.)"
from 1976. Manson follower
Sandra Good arrived at the
federal building in Sacramento
Monday where she is
expected to begin her defense
testimony in court. She is
charged with conspiring to
mail threatening letters to
business and public officials
and threatening them with
death unless environmental
pollution is ceased.
"MAR 17 1976" on reverse.
"Lullaby and Goodnight"
& William Stadiem.
1st edition hardcover 1987
Signed by Bugliosi
This one is personalized to
controversial Ohio talk radio
host, Merle Pollis. Bugliosi
appeared on his show
"Shadow of Cain"
& Ken Hurwitz.
1st edition hardcover 1981
Signed by Bugliosi
8"x10" press photo
from 1971. Charles Manson
associate and member of the Aryan Brotherhood, Kenneth
Como caught after escaping
jail. Manson called him as a
witness to help him escape.
Como jumped out of a 13th
Press Photo 2"
from 1976. Sandra Good, a
disciple of mass murderer
Charles Manson arrived at
the Federal Court in Sacra-
mento today with a friend to
attend an arraignment of
her roommate Lynette
"Squeaky" Fromme who was
charged with attempting to
assassinate President Ford.
Miss Good said Wednesday
a "People's Court" has
marked for assassination
74 business executives
whose firms pollute the
"SEP 12 1976" on reverse.
by Vincent Bugliosi
& Curt Gentry
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