Island Murder: American Experience - Island Murder: American Experience | KUED.org
Left to right: Thalia’s mother, New York socialite Grace Hubbard Bell Fortescue, Thalia Massie, and Thalia’s husband, Thomas Massie. The three were embroiled in a sensational true crime story that rocked 1930s Hawai`i. Credit: Courtesy of Library of Congr

Island Murder: American Experience

Discover the truth behind the scandalous 1930s rape and murder case, involving a Navy wife, her society mother, Clarence Darrow and five nonwhite Hawaiians, that shook the island paradise and exposed the racial tensions roiling beneath the surface.

Rating: 
TVPG
Length: 
56 minutes
Closed Caption: 
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Crime
Hawaii
History
Legal Issues
Race

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