Marilyn’s half-sister lived in Paris in the 60s, and knew black radicals. She co-wrote Fela: This Bitch of a Life.
In the top photo you see Marilyn Reed, the wife of Kenny Reed, and, Joan Corbett, the daughter of Paul Corbett. Joan showed up late for dinner and found four members of her family, murdered. She was my wife’s best friend. I am investigating the outcome of this tragedy. Joan began to drink heavily because she suffered from PTSD.
“The scenes evoked grisly memories of the Manson killings. In August, Retired Insurance Broker Paul Corbett, his wife and sister-in-law were found dead, each shot in the back of the head with a .25-cal. gun, in the pantry of Corbett’s $100,000 home in the fashionable Chicago suburb of Barrington Hills. A fourth victim, Corbett’s stepdaughter, was dead in the blood-spattered kitchen, shot in the chest with a .30-cal. weapon. A month later Machine Designer Stephen Hawtree, his wife and teen-age son were executed in a similar fashion in the basement of…
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