M. T. Summerlin

M. T. Summerlinabortionists, abortionistsmaleIn February of 1919, W. G. Waters and M. T. Summerlin performed an abortion on 24-year-old Viola Estelle Parr with instruments of some sort, causing her subsequent death on March 1. I determined that both men were physicians, with Summerlin accused of being the father of Viola’s baby and having allowed Waters to abort the child in his office.