In this series I will select random photographs and crop out their identities then paint them with an X on their "broken arm". I have done some research and found unconnected but relative stories, which I will be presenting with each painting.
Nebraska Representative Dies After AccidentBy United Press
MORRILTON, Ark., Jan. 3 — Representative George H. Heinke of Nebraska died last night of injuries suffered in an automobile collision near here Dec. 28. He was 57 and serving his first term in Congress.
Mrs. Heinke, 51, who suffered a broken arm and fractures of both legs in the accident, was recovering but attendants said she still was not out of danger.
source: El Paso Herald-Post, Jan. 3, 1940