Verdict in Lindbergh Baby Murder Trial given against Hauptmann.
SLATE INFORMATION: HAUPTMANN GUILTY Verdict against German carpenter. First sound pictures ever taken in a State court show closing stages in Lindbergh Baby Murder Trial.
U.S.A.: Flemington, N.J.,Pan. down courthouse. CU. of Hauptmann. Semi view pan. of crowd. Long view of judge walking onto seat. CU. of Judge.Semi view Hauptmann talks to Reilly. Long view Hauptmann walks to stand. Semi view of Mr. Wilentz cross examining Hauptmann. Long view and semi view of intr. of nursery. CU. of dead baby's cot. Semi view Wilentz addresses jury. Semi view of Judge Trenchard. Semi view of Lindberghs seated in court. CU. of baby Lindbergh CU. of Bruno Hauptmann.
Sound Effects: Off-stage voice says that the Trial is over and that Bruno Hauptmann is found guilty and that he will pay the supreme penalty. Wilentz State attorney cross examines Hauptmann.
Crime, Justice and Law Enforcement; Media; United States of America; Bruno Richard Hauptmann (1899-1936), Personalities - Criminal and Judicial; Charles Augustus Lindbergh III (1930-1932)
Background: Verdict in Lindbergh Baby Murder Trial given against Hauptmann.