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    • Robins, Lucy 1921-08-10

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926 -- Trials, litigation, etc.;
    • Letter from Theodore Debs, 8/10/1921. Writes that Eugene V. Debs appreciates the renewed interest Samuel Gompers has taken in amnesty. Says that Eugene V. Debs wants Robins to know that whether he hears from her or not that he knows that she is...
    • Schmidt, Katherine L 1932-05-20

    • Darrow, Clarence, 1857-1938; Public speaking; In Memoriam; Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; Hearst, William Randolph, 1863-1951; Mooney, Thomas J., 1882-1942;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs, 05/20/1932. Says that Clarence Darrow was in San Francisco and Oakland, California to speak before the Bar Association and the Commonwealth Club. Writes that she wished Theodore Debs could have heard Clarence Darrow speak...
    • Todd, Albert May 1921-10-29

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; Prisons;
    • Copy of letter from Theodore Debs, 10/29/1921. Writes that he was touched by Todd's gesture of sending a check for $200. Assures Todd that Eugene V. Debs will be similarly touched when he hears of it himself. Says that although he appreciated the...
    • Clark, David H. 1920-08-05

    • Castleton, Samuel; Employment;Family
    • Letter to Theodore Debs, 08/05/1920. Tells Debs that on this morning " the call to outdoors resounds, but Capitalism forbids . . . the call for bread smothers the voice of freedom and drives me each early morn to the dungeon." Writes that his...
    • Debs, Eugene V. n.d. 058

    • Prisoners; Hospitals; United States Penitentiary, Atlanta, Georgia;
    • Note to Theodore Debs, n.d. Says that anyone who comes to the prison hospital invariably asks for him. Writes that he hears heart-rending stories in a "continuous stream" there. Mentions that the worst part of it all is the fact that there is so...
    • Oneal, James 1918-03-08

    • Socialism;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs on Socialist Party, Kings County, New York letterhead, 03/08/1918. Says that he has been a field organizer in Kings County, New York since 01/15/1918. Writes that the Socialist Party organizing campaign in Massachusetts...
    • O'Hare, Kate Richards 1931-03-26

    • Socialism
    • Letter to Theodore Debs, 3/26/1931. Writes that she is enclosing a clipping from last night's LOS ANGELES RECORD in which a man makes the claim that he is Eugene V. Debs's nephew. Says that since she knows that Theodore Debs was Eugene V. Debs's...
    • Rhodes, Lee L 1914-12-06

    • Socialism;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 12/6/1914. Says that the spirit of socialism is moving within him as he hears the cries of distress from the women and children of the South from his class. Writes that hearing these cries makes him want to do something to...
    • Riley, James Whitcomb 1898-2-11

    • Books; Riley, James Whitcomb, 1849-1916
    • Letter from Eugene V. Debs on Hotel Thorndike, Haverhill, Massachusetts letterhead, 11/11/1898. Says that upon returning home to Terre Haute, Indiana he found Riley's letter waiting for him. Remarks that as soon as he has a chance he will order...
    • Robins, Lucy 1921-11-09

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926 -- Trials, litigation, etc.;
    • Letter from Mabel Dunlap Curry, 11/9/?. Writes that she is very discouraged over the prospects of Eugene V. Debs's release. Asks that Robins tell her if she knows anything about Eugene V. Debs's case. Says that she thought A. Mitchell Palmer told...
    • Rose, Sumner W 1919-12-21

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926 -- Trials, litigation, etc.; Political prisoners
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 12/21/1919. Says that he is writing to wish Eugene V. Debs a Merry Christmas. Asks that Eugene V. Debs tell him if he knows Sam Moore because he sent him a package and wanted to make sure he got it. Assures Eugene V. Debs...
    • Mayer, Louis 1920-11-07

    • Nearing, Scott, 1883-1983;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 11/7/1920. Says that David Karsner made a special toast in honor of Eugene V. Debs last night at Art Young's GOOD MORNING dinner. Writes that he sat next to Scott Nearing who had just returned from France. Mentions that...
    • Munsell, Alex 1968-01-04

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926. Correspondence
    • Letter to Howard D. Hamilton, 1/4/1968. Writes that he apologizes for delaying in responding to Howard Hamilton's letter dated 6/21/1962. Tells Howard Hamilton that he will send his clippings about the Debs family as soon as he hears from him....
    • Licked hand, Vigo County, Indiana

    • Criminals; Mentally ill persons; Dogs;
    • Jim Rilley's typewritten variant of The Licked Hand urban legend as collected by Stephen Baker. In Rilley's variant, an old woman hears of an escaped insane patient and goes to bed with her dog for comfort. Later that night, she reaches down and...
    • Licked hand, Vigo County, Indiana

    • Homicides; Dogs; Sounds;
    • Jean Ann Cole's typewritten variant of The Licked Hand urban legend as collected by Barbara Betchley. In this variant, a girl staying with her grandparents hears a noise during the night and reaches down to pet her dog for comfort. In the morning,...
    • Licked hand, Jay County, Indiana

    • Dogs; Criminals; Homicides;
    • Sarah Marchand's typewritten variant of The Licked Hand urban legend as collected by Sara Croft. In this variant, a woman hears strange noises during the night and lets her dog lick her hand for comfort. In the morning, she discovers that the dog...
    • Assailant in the backseat, Vigo County, Indiana

    • Criminals; Fugitives from justice; Automobiles;
    • This is Wendy Eyler's typewritten variant of the Assailant in the Backseat urban legend as collected by Teresa Smith. In this variant, a woman hears about an escaped murderer in her area while she is driving to the store to do some shopping. On the...
    • Boyfriend's death, Vigo County, Indiana

    • Parking; Sounds; Hangings;
    • Jim Brugh's transcribed variant of The Boyfriend's Death urban legend as collected by Susie Cooper. In this account, a couple hears a strange sound on the top of their car while they are parked. The next morning, they discover a man had been hanged...
    • Bloody man uses washer, Lake County, Indiana

    • Laundry; African Americans; Crimes;
    • Annabelle Thompson's transcribed variant of The Bloody Man Using the Washer urban legend as collected by Mary E. Crawford. In this account, a woman calls the police when she hears her washer turn on. When the police arrive, they discover a colored...


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