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Body Exhumed In Christie Case
LONDON. Mav 18
The body of 20-year-old Mrs. Beryl Evans, who was strangled at the 'house of murder' in the London
suburb ot Nottmg Hill, four years ago. was exhumed to day. The order Tor the exhuma tion was made at the request of lawyers representing John Reginald Christie. 55. who is awaiting trial on charges of murdering four women, in cluding his wife, at the same house. Mrs. Evans and her 14 ' month-old daughter, who were found dead in an out i house in December. 1949. jivere buried in a r-ommon srave. I Her husband Timothy 1 Evans. 25, was hanged in 1950 for the murder of the child, and confessed that he also killed his wife. Christie was the chief pro secution witness at Evans's trial.— AAP.