John Wayne Gacy, Jr was an American serial killer and rapist who sexually assaulted and murdered at least 33 teenage boys and young men between 1972 and 1978. Gacy buried 26 of his victims in the crawl space of his home, buried three others elsewhere on his property, and discarded the remains of his last four known victims in a nearby river. He was convicted of 33 murders and sentenced to death for 12 of these killings. He was executed in May 1994. John Wayne Gacy later became known as the ‘Killer Clown’ he would dress as ‘Pogo the Clown’fundraising events, parades and children’s parties. This letter dated December 4th 1988, is to a person that brooked Gacy’s paintings from prison (subject matter as clowns). He has enclosed a copy of a newspaper clipping about his execution, a cartoon, a copy of A Convict’s Christmas Carol and a price list for his paintings. John Wayne Gacy has signed the bottom of the letter Later John in black ink.