The Lawson Family Christmas Murders in 1929 North Carolina w/ Trudy J . Smith - A True Crime History Podcast

Dec 21, 2015, 09:13 AM

On Christmas Day, 1929, in Germanton, North Carolina, Charlie Lawson murdered his wife and six children on their rural farm. This horrific crime is part of local lore, and Trudy J. Smith and her father, M. Bruce Jones researched the massacre 25 years ago, conducting interviews with Lawson family members and witnesses.  Their original book, White Christmas, Bloody Christmas has been revised and expanded in the last ten years, and is now called The Meaning of Our Tears.

Host Erik Rivenes talks with Trudy Smith about the Christmas Day Murders in this episode of Most Notorious!