The English press had a field day with the Barney case. Italso  received wide coverage throughout the Empire and in the USA. Here are just a few links to contemporary articles. I’ll add more later. The Lake Park News carries a photograph of Elvira that I’ve not seen elsewhere

The Straits Times July 3 1932

Salt Lake Tribune July 7 1932

Perth Sunday Times June 5 1932

Singapore Free Press Aug 1 1932

Adelaide Mail June 11 1932

Canberra Times 13 June 1932

Lake Park News (Iowa) June 23 1932