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    • 100 Steps Cemetery, Clay County, Indiana

    • Supernatural; Cemeteries; Stairways;
    • This is Steven Paul's typewritten account of the Clay County Cemetery in Staunton, known as 100 Steps. In this cemetery, if you climb the steps while counting out loud when you reach the top you will see a ghost run across the cemetery.
    • Abraham Lincoln

    • Legends; People; People associated with politics & government; Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865;
    • Steven Nixon's transcribed interview of Ralph Kendall about Abe Lincoln. According to Kendall, Lincoln was accused of stealing a whetstone. Lincoln had actually placed it up so high that the owner could not see or reach it.
    • All Star Ranger Girls letter from Maud Nelson Olson

    • All Star Ranger Girls (Baseball team); Women baseball players -- Indiana; Baseball -- Indiana -- History;
    • This letter dated February 12, 1929, is written by Maud Nelson Olson, manager of the All Star Ranger Girls, to Toney Gisolo, Margaret Gisolo's brother. This letter was written in reply to a letter written by Toney on February 3, 1929. In this...
    • All Star Ranger Girls versus Boonville Boosters

    • All Star Ranger Girls (Baseball team);Women baseball players; Baseball players -- 1930-1940; Baseball teams -- Indiana; Baseball -- Indiana -- History;
    • This newspaper article covers a game between the All Star Ranger Girls and the Boonville Boosters. The All Star Ranger Girls lost 6 to 3. The reporter mentions that 400 people came out to see Maud Olson's Ranger Girls play the Boosters. The players...
    • All Star Ranger Girls versus Connersville

    • All Star Ranger Girls (Baseball team); Women baseball players -- Indiana; Baseball players -- 1930-1940; Baseball -- Indiana -- History;
    • This article recounts the game played between the All Star Ranger Girls and Connersville. The Ranger Girls won the game 11-0. The reporter names Margaret Gisolo, Cecilia Griedl, Bess Martin, Nell Kaiser, and Beatrice Schmidt as outstanding players...
    • Animal lover, Washington, Indiana

    • Cats; Dogs; Pets; Pigeons; Animals;
    • Ann Ledgerwood's transcribed interview of Greg Wimmenauer's account of an animal lover in Washington, Indiana. According to Wimmenauer, there was a lady who lived with between fifty and one hundred cats. She never got rid of them because they were...
    • Avirette, John n.d

    • Socialism; Activists;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, n.d. Says that he was formerly a "Good Democrat" but now he knows better. Writes that his conversion to socialism has cost him dearly but that he is willing to pay the price. Tells Theodore Debs that he is sorry for those...
    • Avirette, John n.d.

    • Socialism; Socialists; Working class;
    • Letter to Thedore Debs, n.d. Says that he is a "squalling fighter." Writes that he understands how slow the process is of lifting up the mind of the wage slave because he is ""easily duped and misled."" Writes that the working class is unfit to...
    • Barnes, J. Mahlon, 1912-07-23

    • Barnes, John Mahlon, 1866-1934; Political campaigns; Presidents -- United States -- Election -- 1912; Socialist Party of the United States of America; Appeal to Reason;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs on Socialist Party National Campaign Committee letterhead, 7/23/1912. Asks that Eugene V. Debs tell him how many letters of protest he has received concerning Barnes' appointment, especially from APPEAL TO REASON readers....
    • Barnhill, John B. 1905-10-13

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; Appeal to Reason; Socialism -- United States -- Newspapers;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs on Hotel Lankershim, Los Angeles, California letterhead, 10/13/1905. Says that he could sue Mr. Barnes for libeling him. Writes that some people say that he was exploited on the Chautauqua circuit. Remarks that the debate he...
    • Baur, Arthur 1927-12-02

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926 -- Death and burial; Wills; Debs, Katherine Metzel;
    • Letter from Theodore Debs, 12/2/1927. Writes that he knows that Katherine Debs did not probate Eugene V. Debs's last will, but a will that Eugene V. Debs had written 20 years before. Says that in the will that Katherine Debs did not take to court...
    • Belle Gunness

    • Serial murderers -- Indiana; Homicides -- Indiana; Women; Dismemberment;
    • Anna Coffey's transcribed interview of Phil Coffey's account of the story of Belle Gunness. Belle Gunness was one of America's first known female serial killers. She married men and killed them for insurance money.
    • Bellush, Bernar, n.d

    • Debs, Theodore, 1864-1945; Sick persons;
    • Rough draft of letter from Marguerite Debs Cooper, n.d. Mentions that Theodore Debs is ill and that she is responding on his behalf. Asks that Bellush not come to visit because Theodore Debs is unable to see guests.
    • Bellush, Bernard 1943-02-13

    • Graduation (School);
    • Copy of letter from Theodore Debs, 2/13/1943. Writes that he congratulates Bellush for finishing his degree. Says that he was sorry that he did not get to see Bellush when he said he planned to visit.
    • Bellush, Bernard 1943-10-19

    • Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs on Camp Breckinridge letterhead, 10/19/1943. Says that he appreciated the photo of Eugene V. Debs that Theodore Debs sent. Writes that the photo has become his most prized possession. Tells Theodore Debs that Eugene V. Debs...
    • Bellush, Bernard n.d

    • Debs, Theodore, 1864-1945; Health
    • Rough draft of letter from Marguerite Debs Cooper, n.d. Mentions that Theodore Debs is ill and that she is responding on his behalf. Asks that Bellush not come to visit because Theodore Debs is unable to see guests.

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