Dealer acquitted of indecent book sale: Jury deliberates 10 hours prior to verdict
Capital Journal (Salem)
Men into beasts by George Sylvester Viereck; any other indecent literature
Claude Cummings, Circuit Judge Val D. Sloper, Deputy District Attorney C. L. Marsters, Defense Attorney Bruce Williams
The distributor and defendant was acquitted by the jury 11 to 1.
Claude Cummings, on trial after being indicted by a grand jury for selling "Men into Beasts", was acquitted on a vote of 11 to 1.
Claude Cummings, trial, "Men into Beasts", indecent literature, acquittal, book sales