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    • Face in the wall

    • Legends; Terre Haute (Ind.); Death; Faces; Automobile racing; Automobile driving; Automobiles; Fruitridge Avenue (Terre Haute, Ind.); Hulman Street (Terre Haute, Ind.);
    • Jane Stoudinger's transcribed interview of Francis Williams about the Face in the Wall in Terre Haute, Indiana. According to Williams, people used to race on Fruitridge Avenue, and the face in the wall is from a boy who died drag racing.
    • Face in the wall

    • Legends; Terre Haute (Ind.); Death; Faces; Automobile racing; Automobile driving; Automobiles; Fruitridge Avenue (Terre Haute, Ind.); Hulman Street (Terre Haute, Ind.);
    • Jeffrey Cobb's transcribed interview of Becky Davidson about the Face in the Wall in Terre Haute, Indiana. According to Davidson, a girl was killed in a car accident and her face appeared on the wall after the wreck.
    • Face in the wall

    • Legends; Terre Haute (Ind.); Death; Faces; Automobile racing; Automobile driving; Automobiles; Fruitridge Avenue (Terre Haute, Ind.); Hulman Street (Terre Haute, Ind.);
    • Robert Meadow's transcribed personal account of the Face in the Wall in Terre Haute, Indiana. According to Meadows, a boy was killed in a head-on collision and his face left an imprint on the wall.
    • Face in the wall

    • Legends; Terre Haute (Ind.); Death; Faces; Automobile racing; Automobile driving; Automobiles; Fruitridge Avenue (Terre Haute, Ind.); Hulman Street (Terre Haute, Ind.);
    • R. Ramey's transcribed interview of Karen Webb about the Face in the Wall in Terre Haute, Indiana. According to Webb, a young boy was killed in a car accident and his father built a wall to show others what might happen. The face was carved in the...
    • Face in the wall

    • Legends; Terre Haute (Ind.); Death; Faces; Automobile racing; Automobile driving; Automobiles; Fruitridge Avenue (Terre Haute, Ind.); Hulman Street (Terre Haute, Ind.);
    • John Plesniak's transcribed interview of Brad Rutledge about the Face in the Wall in Terre Haute, Indiana. According to Rutledge, a young boy was killed in front of his house and his parents built a stone face in a wall along the road. They also...
    • Face in the wall

    • Legends; Terre Haute (Ind.); Death; Faces; Automobile racing; Automobile driving; Automobiles; Fruitridge Avenue (Terre Haute, Ind.); Hulman Street (Terre Haute, Ind.);
    • R. Ramey's transcribed interview of Bob White about the Face in the Wall in Terre Haute, Indiana. According to White, there's a rock on Fruitridge Avenue with a boy's face on it.
    • Face in the wall

    • Legends; Terre Haute (Ind.); Death; Faces; Automobile racing; Automobile driving; Automobiles; Fruitridge Avenue (Terre Haute, Ind.); Hulman Street (Terre Haute, Ind.);
    • Sandra Lee Holler's transcribed interview of Janet Klain about the Face in the Wall in Terre Haute, Indiana. Klain gives two variants of this story.
    • Face in the wall

    • Legends; Terre Haute (Ind.); Death; Faces; Automobile racing; Automobile driving; Automobiles; Fruitridge Avenue (Terre Haute, Ind.); Hulman Street (Terre Haute, Ind.);
    • Sandra Lee Holler's transcribed interview of Donna Hammond and Kay Rennels about the Face in the Wall in Terre Haute, Indiana. According to Hammond, someone stole the section of the wall with the face on it.
    • Face in the wall

    • Legends; Terre Haute (Ind.); Death; Faces; Automobile racing; Automobile driving; Automobiles; Fruitridge Avenue (Terre Haute, Ind.); Hulman Street (Terre Haute, Ind.);
    • Susie Cooper's transcribed interview of Theresa Dziadosz about the Face in the Wall in Terre Haute, Indiana. According to Dziadosz, a father and son missed the turn into their driveway and crashed into the wall. The father was unhurt, but the...
    • Face in the wall

    • Legends; Terre Haute (Ind.); Death; Faces; Automobile racing; Automobile driving; Automobiles; Fruitridge Avenue (Terre Haute, Ind.); Hulman Street (Terre Haute, Ind.);
    • Cassanrda Brooks' transcribed interview of Mitzi Constantine about the Face in the Wall in Terre Haute, Indiana. According to Constantine, a boy was killed in the road, and his father carved the boy's face into the stone wall after going crazy.
    • Face in the wall

    • Legends; Terre Haute (Ind.); Death; Faces; Automobile racing; Automobile driving; Automobiles; Fruitridge Avenue (Terre Haute, Ind.); Hulman Street (Terre Haute, Ind.);
    • Cassandra Brooks' transcribed interview of Peggy Detrick about the Face in the Wall in Terre Haute, Indiana. According to Detrick, a kid got killed there and his father carved the boy's face into the stone wall to warn other kids about playing in...
    • Face in the wall

    • Legends; Terre Haute (Ind.); Death; Faces; Automobile racing; Automobile driving; Automobiles; Fruitridge Avenue (Terre Haute, Ind.); Hulman Street (Terre Haute, Ind.);
    • Eric Nance's transcribed interview of Tina Pope about the Face in the Wall in Terre Haute, Indiana. According to Pope, a boy got hit by a car while walking on Fruitridge Avenue. His mother carved his face into the wall after he was killed.
    • Face in the wall

    • Legends; Terre Haute (Ind.); Death; Faces; Automobile racing; Automobile driving; Automobiles; Fruitridge Avenue (Terre Haute, Ind.); Hulman Street (Terre Haute, Ind.);
    • Eric Nance's transcribed intervew of Brad Rutledge about the Face in the Wall in Terre Haute, Indiana. According to Rutledge, a young boy was killed while riding his bicycle. The wall in front of his house has his image on it now and at night his...
    • Face in the wall

    • Legends; Terre Haute (Ind.); Death; Faces; Automobile racing; Automobile driving; Automobiles; Fruitridge Avenue (Terre Haute, Ind.); Hulman Street (Terre Haute, Ind.);
    • Barbara Barnett's transcribed interview of Mary Crocker about the Face in the Wall in Terre Haute, Indiana. According to Crocker, a tractor ran over a boy and killed him. The father kept the tractor driver in a shed and then in a cage until he...
    • Face in the wall

    • Legends; Terre Haute (Ind.); Death; Faces; Automobile racing; Automobile driving; Automobiles; Fruitridge Avenue (Terre Haute, Ind.); Hulman Street (Terre Haute, Ind.);
    • Eric Nance's transcribed interview of Jim Whitinger about the Face in the Wall in Terre Haute, Indiana. According to Whitinger, a man was building a stone gateway to his house and a little boy was helping him. The little boy got hit by a car and...
    • Face in the wall

    • Legends; Terre Haute (Ind.); Death; Faces; Automobile racing; Automobile driving; Automobiles; Fruitridge Avenue (Terre Haute, Ind.); Hulman Street (Terre Haute, Ind.);
    • Michael Oellig's transcribed interview of Dave Hartman about the Face in the Wall in Terre Haute, Indiana. According to Hartman, a man was drinking and driving, and he hit the wall on Fruitridge Avenue. He was thrown through the windshield and hit...
    • Face in the wall

    • Legends; Terre Haute (Ind.); Death; Faces; Automobile racing; Automobile driving; Automobiles; Fruitridge Avenue (Terre Haute, Ind.); Hulman Street (Terre Haute, Ind.);
    • Brant Hayes' transcribed interview of Steve Staufanout about the Face in the Wall in Burnett, Indiana. According to Staufanout, there is a house with a wall around it and there is a boy's face on the wall. The boy tried jumping the fence on a horse...
    • Face in the wall

    • Legends; Terre Haute (Ind.); Death; Faces; Automobile racing; Automobile driving; Automobiles; Fruitridge Avenue (Terre Haute, Ind.); Hulman Street (Terre Haute, Ind.);
    • Cheryl Ashworth's transcribed interview of Sherry Boatman about the Face in the Wall in Terre Haute, Indiana. According to Boatman, a man bought his son a new car for his birthday, and as the son was pulling out of the driveway he was killed. The...
    • Face in the wall

    • Legends; Terre Haute (Ind.); Death; Faces; Automobile racing; Automobile driving; Automobiles; Fruitridge Avenue (Terre Haute, Ind.); Hulman Street (Terre Haute, Ind.);
    • Nancy Mooneyham's transcribed interview of Jane Myers Long about the Face in the Wall in Terre Haute, Indiana. According to Long, a boy was hit and killed by a hit-and-run driver. The driver was never caught, but soon after the boy's death a face...
    • Face in the wall

    • Legends; Terre Haute (Ind.); Death; Faces; Automobile racing; Automobile driving; Automobiles; Fruitridge Avenue (Terre Haute, Ind.); Hulman Street (Terre Haute, Ind.);
    • Daniel M. Appel's transcribed interview of John Finnerty about the Face in the Wall in Terre Haute, Indiana. According to Finnerty, drag racers killed the son of a wealthy family. The greif-stricken father built the wall. Supposedly, if you touch...

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