Advertisement
YOU ARE HERE: LAT HomeCollectionsSuicides Montana
IN THE NEWS

Suicides Montana

FEATURED ARTICLES
NEWS
February 15, 1993 | STEVE EMMONS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The news from Montana was brief but startling to those who had known Bruce Ward Vorhauer. The man who had developed the birth-control sponge in an Irvine warehouse 11 years ago was dead at 50, and by his own hand. He'd run a hose from his car's exhaust pipe and breathed the fumes until he died. That ultimate surrender last fall seemed out of character. After all, this was a man who had struggled for seven years to introduce the first new contraceptive technology in decades.
ARTICLES BY DATE
NEWS
February 15, 1993 | STEVE EMMONS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The news from Montana was brief but startling to those who had known Bruce Ward Vorhauer. The man who had developed the birth-control sponge in an Irvine warehouse 11 years ago was dead at 50, and by his own hand. He'd run a hose from his car's exhaust pipe and breathed the fumes until he died. That ultimate surrender last fall seemed out of character. After all, this was a man who had struggled for seven years to introduce the first new contraceptive technology in decades.
Los Angeles Times Articles
|