FRANK MORRIS (fourth from left wearing visor) standing in front of his shoe store in Ferriday, Louisiana, c.1950's. | On Dec. 10, 1964, Frank Morris, a 51-year-old, black shoe-shop owner was burned alive inside his store in Ferriday, La. He survived severe burns to all of the skin on his body, was hospitalized and lived four more days before he died. The FBI investigated twice in the 1960's with no conclusion. (Photo courtesy of the Concordia Sentinel and William Brown, 2010…

FRANK MORRIS (fourth from left wearing visor) standing in front of his shoe store in Ferriday, Louisiana, c.1950's. | On Dec. 10, 1964, Frank Morris, a 51-year-old, black shoe-shop owner was burned alive inside his store in Ferriday, La. He survived severe burns to all of the skin on his body, was hospitalized and lived four more days before he died. The FBI investigated twice in the 1960's with no conclusion. (Photo courtesy of the Concordia Sentinel and William Brown, 2010…

On June 11, 1962, Frank Morris and John and Clarence Anglin successfully carried out one of the most intricate escapes ever devised, and escaped from Alcatraz Prison

On June 11, 1962, Frank Morris and John and Clarence Anglin successfully carried out one of the most intricate escapes ever devised, and escaped from Alcatraz Prison

According to the official version, Frank Morris, and the brothers John and Clarence Anglin were presumed drowned in the cold and choppy waters of San Francisco Bay

According to the official version, Frank Morris, and the brothers John and Clarence Anglin were presumed drowned in the cold and choppy waters of San Francisco Bay

Federal Senior Correctional Officer Walron sitting in Frank Lee Morris's prison cell (#138) on cell block B, after the 1962 escape from Alcatraz Island Federal Penitentiary

Federal Senior Correctional Officer Walron sitting in Frank Lee Morris's prison cell (#138) on cell block B, after the 1962 escape from Alcatraz Island Federal Penitentiary

Beaten, drowned, burned alive: how US justice failed Emmett Till and Frank Morris | World news | The Guardian

Beaten, drowned, burned alive: how US justice failed Emmett Till and Frank Morris | World news | The Guardian

AZ1441: The Real Story of Frank Morris and the Escape from Alcatraz

AZ1441: The Real Story of Frank Morris and the Escape from Alcatraz

On this day – June 11, 1962 – Frank Morris, John Anglin and Clarence Anglin allegedly become the only prisoners to escape from the prison on Alcatraz Island.

On this day – June 11, 1962 – Frank Morris, John Anglin and Clarence Anglin allegedly become the only prisoners to escape from the prison on Alcatraz Island.

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