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    • Normal Advance 1915

    • 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.
    • Normal Advance 1914

    • Journalism; Indiana State Normal School; 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 senios and printed in the style of an annual yearbook.
    • Al Capone

    • Prohibition; Legends; People; Alcohol; Criminals; Mafia;
    • Cathey Gutzweiler's transcribed interview of Daniel Gutzweiler about Al Capone. According to Gutzweiler, his grandfather had a run-in with a man who worked for Capone.
    • Ouija Board, Terre Haute, Indiana

    • Supernatural; Ghosts; Spiritualism; Spiritual life; Ouija boards; Legends; Demons;
    • Christopher Spencer's transcribed interview of Craig Holok about his experience with an Ouija Board. According to Holok, he spoke with his grandfather using an Ouija Board.
    • Folk doctors, Doc Cox

    • Legends; People; People associated with health & safety; Physicians; Medical offices; Medical offices; Health care; Medical personnel; Folk cures; Folk medicine;
    • Colleen Boone's transcribed interview of R.L.B. about Doc Cox. According to R.L.B., Doc Cox was an herb doctor with a big practice. He cured a growth from R.L.B.'s grandfather by painting something on it and covering it. Within weeks the growth...
    • Ouija Board, Terre Haute, Indiana

    • Supernatural; Ghosts; Spiritualism; Spiritual life; Ouija boards; Legends; Demons;
    • Deb Shebish's transcribed interview of Amber Hartke about an experience with an Ouija Board. According to Hartke, she and a friend were contacted by her friend's grandfather through an Ouija Board.
    • Reminiscences of a great aunt

    • Frontier & pioneer life; Clothing & dress; Salt; Wild cats;
    • Four typed pages in which an older aunt gives an account of how she rmembers her father making a buckskin suit, eating deer meat, walking alone in the wild and her grandfather buying a slave to set free.
    • Dillinger

    • Criminals; Dillinger, Dillinger, John, 1903-1934; Barbers;
    • In this typewritten account, Terry J. Powell tells of the time his grandfather got his hair cut at Joe's Barber Shop when the infamous John Dillinger walked in for a haircut.
    • Helpful ghosts

    • Ghosts; Supernatural;
    • Janet C. Brasseur's transcribed interview of James Ferguson's account of a supernatural experience told to him by his grandfather about a woman who led him to a well of where an infants body was found. When James Ferguson's grandfather went to ask...
    • Belle Gunness

    • Serial murderers -- Indiana; Homicides -- Indiana; Women; Dismemberment; Nightmares;
    • Jennifer Munson's transcribed interview of Shirley Robinson's account of her mother's experience in the house of Belle Gunness. Shirley Robinson's mother went to Belle Gunness' house after it burned and experienced nightmares for quite a while...
    • Jesse James

    • Legends; People; Criminals;
    • LeAnne Daniels's transcribed interview of an anonymous 59 year-old woman about Jesse James. According to this source, Jesse James and his gang used to hide in her grandfather's barn.
    • Koenig, Marie Scheurer 1936-11-13 from AM

    • Bartholdi, Frédéric Auguste, 1834-1904; Debs family; Heinl, John D.; Salutations; Statue of Liberty (New York, N.Y.);
    • Letter from Arthur Michel, 11/13/36. Writes that he hopes that the American and European branches of the Debs family will be able to have the same degree of cordial relations that marked the older generation of Debses. Says that his grandfather and...
    • Peterson, Clytie n.d

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926 ; Political prisoners
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, n.d. Expresses the hope that Eugene V. Debs is freed by Christmas. Says that she has heard so much about Eugene V. Debs that she almost considers him her grandfather. Writes that she has learned about Eugene V. Debs at her...
    • Outlaw legend, Emison, Indiana

    • Legends; People; Criminals; Crimes;
    • Lola Faris' transcribed personal account of Bruiser Bill Wolfe. According to Faris, Wolfe was her grandfather. Wolfe would accept alcohol from every candidate who wanted him to vote for them. Once he drank seven pints of whiskey and then didn't...

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