Roy Lewis Norris who along with his co-defendant Lawrence Sigmund Bittaker are known as the "Murder Mack" and "Toolbox Killers". The pair were convicted of 5 murders in Southern California. Bittaker was sentenced to death while Norris received 45 years to life for his testimony against Bittaker.
4" x 6" hand painted Christmas card back when Roy took his time doing hand painted cards for the holidays. Includes a handwritten message written on the inside which reads, "(recipient's name) .... Well, I've finally received most of the hobby supplies that I've always wanted. larger paper and better quality watercolors! I hope to respond to your kindness - soonest! Had a tooth pulled Thursday (The 9th) morn --> after 2 weeks of agony. Enjoy the Holidays! Smile! Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! Roy L. Norris 12/04".
On the back bottom he has written and hand signed, "Holly"... (variation)... Acrylic paints on 90 lb. w/c paper - mounted on 150 lb. tag board - painted by: Roy L. Norris.