On this day: September 10

POSTED: 12:36 PM Sep 07 2012   UPDATED: 12:00 AM Sep 10 2013

Mother Teresa first hears the call, Leopold and Loeb get life in prison, "Gunsmoke" premieres, and Lucy van Pelt raises her fees, all on this day.

OTD September 10 - Leopold and Loeb
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1924: A judge in Chicago sentences Nathan Leopold Jr. and Richard Loeb to life in prison for the murder of 14-year-old Bobby Franks, a "thrill killing" that had shocked the nation.

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