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    • Oneal, James 1911-11-24

    • Kluser, C. Joseph
    • Letter from Eugene V. Debs, 11/24/1911. Writes that he has just finished reading Oneal's rejoinder against Joseph Kluser. Says that Oneal has that "tool of mammon cornered at every point." Mentions that he is giving Oneal a few pointers so that if...
    • Murdered spouses

    • Legends; People; Homicides; Spouses; Murder victims; Fire; Suicides;
    • This anonymous account of murdered spouses tells the story of J. Garber and his wife. Garber found his wife having an affair, and he killed the young man and his wife. After mourning her for years, he set fire to his house and killed himself. The...
    • Martin Piniak

    • Tramps; Bridges; Homeless persons;
    • Gaye Riner's transcribed interview of Ron Sarnicki's account of Martin Piniak. According to Ron Sarnicki, Piniak lives under the bridge because he drove his wife insane. When he realized what he had done to his wife he began living as a hermit.
    • Murdered spouses, Burnett, Indiana

    • Legends; People; Homicides; Spouses; Murder victims; Haunted houses;
    • Jennifer Lynn Brown's transcribed personal story about a murdered spouse in Burnett, Indiana. According to Brown, there was an old couple living alone in a run down house, and one night they got into a fight. The wife killed the husband with an axe...
    • Family photograph

    • United States. Navy; Gisolo, Margaret, b. 1914?;
    • This is a photograph of Margaret, her sister-in-laws, and sister. It was taken in Blanford, Indiana where Gisolo grew up. Margaret Gisolo is on the far right. From left to right there is Margaret, Don's wife. Next is Sylvia, Joe's wife. Next to...
    • Brown, F 1926-01-06

    • Henson, William; Letters;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs on United States Penitentiary Atlanta, Georgia letterhead, 01/06/1926. Says that he made a mistake and sent him the contraband from William Henson's wife as well as from Theodore Debs. Asks that Theodore Debs send the...
    • Brown, Bishop William Montgomery 1918-12-26

    • Letters; Socialism; Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926;
    • Copy of letter to A. Wagenknecht, 12/26/1918. Writes that he is sending Wagenknecht an article that he would like him to read. Asks that Wagenknecht not publish the article in the victory edition of the OHIO SOCIALIST. Says that he has promised his...
    • Shipley, Maynard 1926-12-07

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926 -- Death and burial; Health;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs on Science League of America, Inc. letterhead, 12/07/1926. Writes that there is not a day that goes by that he and his wife do not think of Theodore Debs, Katherine Debs, and Eugene V. Debs. Assures Theodore Debs that Eugene...
    • Socialist Party of Dayton, Ohio 1922-01-14

    • Socialists; Political prisoners; Family;
    • Photocopy of letter to Katherine Debs, 01/14/1922. Writes that the members of the Socialist Party of Dayton, Ohio would like to thank Katherine Debs for the "noble and enduring way" she has been the wife of Eugene V. Debs. Says that if Katherine...
    • Stone, Irving; 1948-09-02

    • Books; Copyright; Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968; Socialist Labor Party; New York Call; Appeal to Reason; International Socialist Review; Copyright
    • Letter to Marguerite Debs Cooper, 09/02/1948. Writes that he is glad that Cooper and Gertrude Debs enjoyed the book that he sent. Remarks that he and his wife had dinner last night with the Earl Warren and his wife and they told him that they...
    • Stone, Irving 1945-08-27

    • Motion pictures; Books;
    • Letter to Marguerite Debs Cooper on Paramount Pictures, Inc. letterhead, 08/27/1945. Says that he thought that the radio broadcast of LUST FOR LIFE was "beautifully done." Remarks that he has just received a request from the American Broadcasting...
    • Sweet, Channing 1921-01-07

    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 01/0719/21. Writes that there is no change in his wife's condition. Says that while his wife's long term memory is fairly good she suffers from a great deal of short term memory loss. Tells Eugene V. Debs that he has heard...
    • Debs, Eugene V. n.d. 048b

    • Death; Socialism; Socialists; Communism; Political prisoners; United States Penitentiary, Atlanta, Georgia;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs, 05/10/????. Discusses a man and the appalling treatment he and his wife received in Russia. Says that his wife was Jessie Wall who died while a prisoner in Russia. Writes that she was a true socialist. Tells Theodore...
    • Putnam, Frank 1914-07-01

    • Railroad strikes;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 7/1/1914. Writes that it was heartening to get a letter from Eugene V. Debs. Says that over the past year he has been having a tough time providing for his family. Tells Eugene V. Debs that he was blacklisted by the daily...
    • Phifer, Lincoln 1921-10-19

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926 ; Political prisoners; Health
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 10/19/1921. Writes that he read in today's paper where J. I. Sheppard died. Says that he has been unable to do anything today but think of J. I. Sheppard because he was such a rare soul. Tells Eugene V. Debs that even in...
    • Reynolds, Stephen Marion 1927-03-09

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926 -- Death and burial; Death;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs, 5/9/1927. Assures Theodore Debs that he and Eugene V. Debs were always in his thoughts. Tells Theodore Debs that he knew of Eugene V. Debs's positive outlook on life, death, and immortality because of the fact that Eugene...
    • MacDonald, A. 1926-10-22

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926 -- Death and burial;Condolence notes
    • Letter to Theodore Debs, 10/22/1926. Sends condolences on Eugene V. Debs's death on behalf of him, his wife, and H. O. Fuhrberg, and his wife. Includes poems titled "Exodus" and "Success."
    • Spook Light Hill

    • Hills; Railroads; Accidents; Railroad accidents; Decapitations; Searching; lanterns; Light; Ghosts; Supernatural;
    • This is Tamara Dalton's typewritten variant of the legend of Spook Light Hill in Clay County near Brazil Indiana, collected by Lisa Notter. According to legend, a man and his wife were driving home when they got hit by a train at some railroad...


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