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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.
    • Sands, John 1920-10-22

    • Health; Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; Prisoners;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 10/22/1920. Says that he is glad that Eugene V. Debs is in the good health and the best of spirits. Writes that he knows that Eugene V. Debs has been clean in all of his dealings. Tells Eugene V. Debs that if the world had...
    • Walling, Sadie M. 1908-11-02

    • Political campaigns
    • Letter to Theodore Debs on Adams Art Association letterhead, 11/02/1908. Tells Theodore Debs that despite what the letterhead says that she is still with WILSHIRE'S MAGAZINE. Says that she received the postcard that Theodore Debs sent from...
    • Kirkpatrick, Florence 1937-03-18

    • Kirkpatrick, George R. (George Ross), 1867-1937; Social Democratic Federation; Socialist Party of the United States of America; Communism;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs and Gertrude Debs, 3/18/37. Writes that Theodore Debs is right to say that nothing can take the place of an old friendship. Says that Theodore Debs and Gertrude Debs should visit her in San Gabriel, California. Assures...
    • Dickinson, Frances 1927-07-02

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; Gifts; Writing;
    • Letter from Theodore Debs, 07/02/1927. Writes that he appreciated the $100 given by him from Nannie Howe. Says that he has passed his nights writing short stories, all incidents from Eugene V. Deb's life. Mentions that they are not of the...
    • Spook Light Hill

    • Hills; Carriages & coaches; Accidents; Light; Ghosts; Searching; Supernatural;
    • This is Leah Lawson's typewritten variant of the legend of Spook Light Hill in Clay County near Brazil Indiana, collected by April Powell. According to legend, there was a man and woman traveling by buggy near Spook Light Hill when the buggy...
    • Haunted forest, Bayou County, Lousiana

    • Trees; Supernatural; Envy;
    • Tim Gorman's transcribed interview of Carl Bauer's account of a legend involving a couple that was in the forest under a tree making love. Unknown to them there was another guy who was in love with this girl and he came up from behind and stabbed...
    • Face in the wall

    • Legends; Terre Haute (Ind.); Death; Faces; Automobile racing; Automobile driving; Automobiles; Fruitridge Avenue (Terre Haute, Ind.); Hulman Street (Terre Haute, Ind.);
    • Brian Joeston's transcribed interview of Rick McFall about the Face in the Wall in Terre Haute, Indiana. According to McFall, a kid hit the wall after being hit by a car. Now, on hot nights you can hear the wall moaning.
    • Jail/prison legend, Clay County, Indiana

    • Legends; Jails; Prisons; Prisoners; Prison guards;
    • Tom Telgemeyer's transcribed interview of June Clevenger about a jail legend from Clay County, Indiana. According to Clevenger, the old jail in Clay County was made of logs, and when people got arrested on Saturday nights for drinking and fighting,...
    • Vanishing hitchhiker, Vigo County, Indiana

    • Hitchhiking; Accidents; Ghosts;
    • Betty Turpen's transcribed variant of the Vanishing Hitchhiker urban legend as collected by Linda Turpen. In this account, a girl in a green dress was supposedly killed on a bridge in Indiana. People now claim to see her on rainy nights, and those...
    • Vanishing hitchhiker, Boone County, Indiana

    • Hitchhiking; Ghosts; Supernatural;
    • Harold Bayless's transcribed variant of the Vanishing Hitchhiker urban legend as collected by Rob Brown. In this account, Bayless describes a woman in a flowing nightgown who will get in your car on foggy nights along a certain stretch of road....
    • Stiffy Green, Vigo County, Indiana

    • Dogs; Tombs & sepulchral monuments; Ghosts;
    • Don Brown's transcribed account of the legend of Stiffy Green as collected by Linda Morgan. According to the legend, Stiffy was a dog who was stuffed and placed in his master's mausoleum when the man died. On certain nights, people claim to hear...
    • Hell's Gates, Clay County, Indiana

    • Supernatural; Trucks; Bridges;
    • Laura J. Large's transcribed interview of Maria Barnheart's account of the story of two teenagers who are said to have collided their trucks head on and died. It is said that on some nights you can see headlights coming towards you but when you go...
    • Four arches, Putnam County, Indiana

    • Bridges; Arches; Storms; Supernatural; Grooms (Weddings); Brides; Railroad trains;
    • This is Linda Hillburn's typewritten account of the Four Arches in Putnam County near Greencastle, Indiana. According to legend, a woman in a white wedding gown walks the arches during June nights.
    • Crybaby bridge

    • Bridges; Infants; Drowning; Supernatural;
    • This is Linda Kitchell's typewritten account of the legend of Crybaby Bridge near Gary in Lake County Indiana, collected by Janice Kirby. According to legend, one is supposed to be able to see a baby floating in the water near the bridge on certain...
    • Crybaby bridge

    • Bridges; Infants; Crying; Supernatural;
    • This is Shari Caudill's typewritten variant of the legend of Crybaby Bridge, collected by Scott Vermillion. According to legend, a baby was lost in the water below a bridge during a car accident and was never found. Now one can hear it crying on...


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