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'Old Sparky', the decommissioned electric chair in which 361 prisoners were executed between 1924 and 1964, is pictured 05 November 2007 at the Texas Prison Museum in Huntsville, Texas. From the chaplain who shares the condemned prisoner's final hours to the guard who attaches the needles and the prison director who orders the fatal injection : the relentless march of Texas executions is taking a heavy toll. (Photo credit should read Fanny Carrier/AFP/Getty Images)

'Old Sparky', the decommissioned electric chair in which 361 prisoners were executed between 1924 and 1964, is pictured 05 November 2007 at the Texas Prison Museum in Huntsville, Texas. From the chaplain who shares the condemned prisoner's final hours to the guard who attaches the needles and the prison director who orders the fatal injection : the relentless march of Texas executions is taking a heavy toll.    (Photo credit should read Fanny Carrier/AFP/Getty Images)