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    • Normal Advance 1909

    • Journalism; Indiana State Normal School; Indiana State University; Education; Literature; College yearbooks;
    • A monthly journal written and published by the students and faculty of Indiana State Normal School. The last issue of the school year was dedicated to the graduating seniors and printed in the style of an annual yearbook.
    • Eccentric dirty people, Bloomington, Indiana

    • Dirt; Dirty people; Legends; Baseball; Intoxication;
    • Scott Duncan's transcribed interview of Robert Duncan about Louie Pillson. According to Duncan, Pillson used to go to baseball games and get very drunk. While he was drunk, he would soil himself. No one ever wanted to give him a ride home.
    • Eccentric dirty people, Emison, Indiana

    • Dirt; Dirty people; Legends;
    • Lola Faris' transcribed personal account of Jesse Carol. Carol lived in Emison, Indiana, and was very dirty. No one paid much attention to Jesse, but when he stopped appearing people got worried. When someone went to check on him, they found Jesse...
    • Eccentric dirty people, Swayzee, Indiana

    • Dirt; Dirty people; Legends;
    • Stuart Rounds' transcribed interview of Todd Goodman about Auggie Miller. According to Goodman, Auggie Miller lived in Swayzee, Indiana, and his house smelled horrible. Miller kept junk all over his yard and never cleaned anything. Townspeople...
    • Eccentric dirty people, South Bend, Indiana

    • Dirt; Dirty people; Legends; Forecasting;
    • Thomas Kramer's transcribed interview of Mr. and Mrs. Sargent about Mio Cook. According to the Sargents, Cook rides a horse-drawn wagon and predicts almost everything. Cook also shares his bed with his horse. One night a car hit his wagon and he...
    • Eccentric dirty people, Springfield, Tennessee

    • Dirt; Dirty people; Legends; Haunted houses; Snakes;
    • Sharon Fryar's transcribed interview of Pam Randolph's account of an incredibly dirty house that people said was haunted. According to Randolph, the Clay family lives there and are really dirty. They have snakes and snake skins all over the house....
    • Eccentric dirty people, Brazil, Indiana

    • Dirt; Dirty people; Legends; Practical jokes; Halloween;
    • Katherine Fulk's transcribed interview of Shirley Waldridge's account with a dirty man. According to Waldridge, she and her sister were told not to open the door to anyone on Halloween. They opened the door to everyone including an old man who was...
    • Eccentric dirty people, Princeton, Indiana

    • Dirt; Dirty people; Legends; Rats; Dogs;
    • Jane L. Horvath's transcribed interview of Connie Jenkins about Roy Swain. According to Jenkins, Swain is a very dirty man with a long yellow beard who lives on the main street in her town. His porch is covered in empty boxes and there are hundreds...
    • Eccentric dirty people, Elmore, Minnesota

    • Dirt; Dirty people; Legends; Refuse;
    • Kandis Koppen's transcribed personal account of "Pick up Charlie" in Elmore, Minnesota. Charlie walked around the town and picked up trash. He wore winter clothes all year. When his house burned down, he refused to live in the room that the town...
    • Eccentric dirty people, Terre Haute, Indiana

    • Dirt; Dirty people; Legends; Sewerage; Rats;
    • Jeff English's transcribed personal account of a dirty woman in Terre Haute, Indiana. According to English, the woman lived on Center street and had no working sewage facilities in her house. An official with the Public Health department went to...
    • Animal eater, Mt. Vernon, Indiana

    • Eating & drinking; Cats; Dogs; Pets; Eccentrics;
    • Cheryl Ashworth's transcribed interview of Dorothy Ashworth's account of an animal eater in Mt. Vernon, Indiana. According to Ashworth, there used to be an old couple who ate any animal that lived with them. They had pigs, cows, dogs, and cats,...
    • Animal eater, Jasonville, Indiana

    • Eating & drinking; Cats; Dogs; Pets; Eccentrics;
    • Deborah Beauchamp's transcribed interview of Pat Douglas about an animal eater in Jasonville, Indiana. According to Douglas, there is an old woman who catches stray dogs and starves them todeath before eating them.
    • Animal eater, Paoli, Indiana

    • Eating & drinking; Cats; Dogs; Pets; Eccentrics;
    • Barbara Bgham's transcribed interview of Doris Chastain's account of an animal eater in Paoli, Indiana. According to Chastain, a woman in Paoli, Indiana, named Mrs. Shetland, lived near the city dog pound and served dogs and cats to dinner guests.
    • Animal eater, Pleasantville, Indiana

    • Eating & drinking; Cats; Dogs; Pets; Eccentrics;
    • LeAnne Daniels' transcribed interview of a 75 year-old man about an animal eater in Pleasantville, Indiana. The animal eater's name was Os Graham and he was formerly known as the Wild Man of Borneo in a circus. When in the circus, he would eat live...
    • Animal eater, Brazil, Indiana

    • Eating & drinking; Cats; Dogs; Pets; Eccentrics;
    • Kaylynn Robert's transcribed interview of Ann E. Roberts, Alice Ann Roberts, and Jim Roberts about an animal eater named Goo Black. According to the three informants, Goo Black was an eccentric character. One said he ate garbage, and another...


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