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    • Normal Advance 1913

    • 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.
    • Brown, Elsie 1920-05-30

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; Religion;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 05/30/1920. Tells Eugene V. Debs that she is a twelve year old girl who places Eugene V. Debs with "Moses trying to lead the children of Israel out of the land of bondage." Says that she wants to see Eugene V. Debs go...
    • Schoenenberger, Hermann 1919-10-27

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926 -- Trials, litigation, etc.; Socialists; Law enforcement; Proletarian; Political prisoners; Christmas; New Year; Newspapers;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs in German, signed by Schoenenberger, Charles Hettier, J. Canova, Franz Odermatt, Emil Steinemann, William Alex, Gottlieb Haefelin, Adres Bacchi, Martha Jueth, Martha Garteman, Herman Buri, Anna Ruckstuhl, Mathilda Wehrli,...
    • Thompson, W. H. 1913-06-26

    • United Mine Workers of America; Socialists;
    • Copy of letter from Eugene V. Debs, 06/26/1913. Asks that Thompson tell him if the United Mine Workers of America is led by a bunch of crooks what does that make Mother Jones and John Brown out to be since both of them gets paid by the...
    • Trautmann, William E. 1921-11-01

    • Books; Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; Prisons; Strikes;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 11/01/1921. Says that there is much more Eugene V. Debs could be doing now for the world than what he is doing in prison. Writes that the time has come to guard the masses against imperialist forces. Remarks that he has...
    • Guthrie, W.N. 1925-03-12

    • Public speaking; Churches;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs on St. Mark's In-the-Bouwerie letterhead, 3/12/25. Says that he would like Eugene V. Debs to speak to the people of Manhattan, New York so that they can see for themselves that Eugene V. Debs is not a "limb of Satan" but a...
    • Henry, William H. 1918-05-24

    • Socialist Party of Indiana; Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; Public speaking;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs on Socialist Party of Indiana letterhead, 5/24/18. Tells Theodore Debs that he is enclosing a list of places where Eugene V. Debs will be speaking on his tour of Indiana.
    • Henry, William H. 1918-04-22

    • Socialist Party of Indiana; Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; Public speaking;
    • Letter from Eugene V. Debs, 4/22/18. Writes that he appreciates Henry's zeal and interest in helping to arrange Eugene V. Debs' speaking schedule for his tour of Indiana. Says that he has already scheduled several meetings throughout the state....
    • Le Prade, Ruth 1920-05-04

    • Writing;
    • Letter from Israel Zangwill, 5/4/1920. Informs Le Prade that while he knows of Eugene V. Debs he has not been informed as to what landed him in jail. Mentions that he thinks that Eugene V. Debs should have changed places with his judges.
    • Nearing, Scott 1920-07-26

    • Socialists;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 7/26/1920. Writes that he saw in today's issue of HUMANITE where Eugene V. Debs is to be released. Tells Eugene V. Debs that he is learning a great deal in Europe. Remarks that he did not need to use Eugene V. Debs's...
    • Phifer, Lincoln  1921-07-19

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 7/19/1921. Writes that he was thinking yesterday about the old APPEAL TO REASON days. Assures Eugene V. Debs that he has become "very great" during the last two years of his imprisonment. Says that Eugene V. Debs should...
    • Robins, Lucy 1920-09-21

    • Socialism; Political prisoners; Labor unions; Labor unions -- Organizing; Amnesty
    • Letter to Theodore Debs on Central Labor Bodies Conference for Amnesty for Political Prisoners letterhead, 9/21/1920. Writes that if Theodore Debs had seen the delegation her organization brought before A. Mitchell Palmer he would have been proud....
    • Nearing, Scott 1920-02-03

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; Judicial proceedings
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs on Hotel Samuels, Jamestown, New York letterhead, 2/3/1920. Writes that it would do Eugene V. Debs's heart some good to hear the applause that accompanies every mention of Eugene V. Debs's name at a public meeting. Assures...
    • House of blue lights

    • Houses; Light; Coffins; Light fixtures;
    • This is Dave Straber's typewritten variant of the legend of The House of Blue Lights in Marion County near Indianapolis, collected by Frank Haas. According to legend, a man lives in a house with a glass coffin that has his dead wife in it. She was...
    • Gypsies, Green County, Indiana

    • Legends; People; Nomads; Manners & customs;
    • Inez Spainhower's transcribed interview of Connie Dayhoff about gypsies. According to Dayhoff, a mother thought that gypsies kidnapped her daughter and died of a broken heart. Now her spirit haunts places where gypsies are camping.
    • Misers in Fairview, Indiana

    • Legends; People; Misers; Miserliness;
    • Lisa Vicars' transcribed interview of David Harris about a miser in Fairview, Indiana. According to Harris, there was an old man who didn't believe in banks so he buried his money in jars in his yard. When he got drunk he would rebury it in other...
    • Walkers, Champaign, Illinois

    • Legends; People; Walking; Running;
    • Barbara Doyle's transcribed interview of Lynne Hellmer about a walker in Champaign, Illinois. According to Hellmer, there is a man who everyone calls Palladin who walks around town and takes ketchup packets from places.
    • Cadaver arm, Lake County, Indiana

    • Practical jokes; Hands; Mentally ill persons;
    • Pam Ferguson's typewritten variant of the Cadaver Arm urban legend as collected by Lee Robinson. In this account, a man places a cadaver's hand in his girlfriend's home when he suspects her of cheating.


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