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    • Spook Light Hill

    • Hills; Cemeteries; Ghosts; Light; Lantern; Supernatural;
    • This is Chuck Freeland's typewritten variant of the legend of Spook Light Hill in Clay County near Brazil Indiana, collected by Mary Louise Dickman. According to legend, a miner was killed in an accident and was buried in the cemetery near Spook...
    • Cadaver arm, Lake County, Indiana

    • Practical jokes; Hands; Mentally ill persons;
    • Chuck Freeland's transcribed variant of the Cadaver Arm urban legend as collected by Mary Louise Dickman. In this account, a girl goes crazy after her roommates use a cadaver's hand to play a trick on her.
    • Ouija Board, Terre Haute, Indiana

    • Supernatural; Ghosts; Spiritualism; Spiritual life; Ouija boards; Legends; Demons;
    • Bob Robinson's transcribed interview of an anonymous source about an experience with an Ouija Board. According to this source, there was a time he witnessed an Ouija Board give the name "Apollian" as its own. The Ouija Board was saying all kinds of...
    • Rape legend, Michigan

    • Legends; Crimes; Criminals; Rapes; Sexual harassment; Sex;
    • Mary Louise Dickman's transcribed interview of Greg Patterson about a rape legend from Michigan. According to Patterson, an Indian raped a girl and had his thumb cut off as part of his punishment. It is rumored that every year on the anniversary of...
    • Faceless nun

    • Nuns -- Indiana --Legends; Sisters of Providence (Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Ind.); Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College;
    • This is a typescript of an oral history interview about the Faceless Nun at St. Mary-of-the-Woods college in Indiana.
    • Crybaby bridge

    • Infants; Accidents; Bridges; Searching; Supernatural;
    • This is an anonymous typewritten account of a variant of the legend of Crybaby Bridge near Seymour in Jackson County, collected by Bob Robinson. According to legend, a woman lost a child in the river the bridge spans. She still returns to search...

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