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Ruth Ellis: The Last Woman Executed in England

"It was obvious that when I shot him, I intended to kill him."

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  • David Blakely and Ruth Ellis.

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  • The actual .38 Smith and Wesson revolver that killed David Blakely. 

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  • Crowds outside Holloway Prison the day before Ruth Ellis’s execution.

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