Quantcast
Home / Times Past / Eva Lost Her Head (access required)

Eva Lost Her Head (access required)

Eva Dugan, the only woman ever hanged at Florence.When asked about the execution of Eva Dugan, Florence prison warden Lorenzo Wright said he felt capital punishment should not be used when the only evidence is circumstantial. Eva Dugan stated before her execution “I feel jinxed…you know how it feels to be dogged by something that ...

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

 

x

Check Also

TimesPast-10-28-16

The Blizzard of 1916 (access required)

This is Main Street in Bisbee on January 21, 1916, the day after the biggest snowfall in city history. The storm began on January 19 with heavy winds that tore off roofs in the Warren District. The wind abated, the sky cleared briefly—then it began to rain. The streets soon ran like rivers. The sky cleared again in the afternoon, but by 5 p.m. snow began to fall, increasing throughout the night until by morning all of southern Arizona from Benson to the Mexican border was blanketed.