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    • John F. Kennedy

    • John F. Kennedy; Legends; People; Death; Celebrities; Assassinations; Rumor;
    • Ann Ledgerwood's transcribed interview of an anonymous source about John F. Kennedy. According to the source, JFK did not die when he was shot and he is a human vegetable. Jackie married Onassis to be able to afford the medical bills. The source...
    • Folk doctors, Doc Cox

    • Legends; People; People associated with health & safety; Physicians; Medical offices; Medical offices; Health care; Medical personnel; Folk cures; Folk medicine;
    • Chester A. Archer's transcribed interview of an anonymous source about Doc Cox. According to this source, Cod Cox lived near Sullivan, Indiana, and was best known as being an herbalist. Rumor has it that Doc Cox had a cure for cancer and Eli Lilly...
    • Gypsies, Henry County, Indiana

    • Legends; People; Nomads; Manners & customs;
    • LeAnne Dugger's transcribed interview of an anonymous 59 year-old female about gypsies. According to this source, a young girl named Catherine Winters was kidnapped from New Castle, Indiana, by a band of gypsies. This source remembers that there...
    • Misers in Dugger, Indiana

    • Legends; People; Misers; Miserliness;
    • Le Anne Daniels' transcribed interview of an anonymous source about a miser in Dugger, Indiana. According to the source, there was a man named Martin Pirtle who lived in Duggar, Indiana, and he lived as a pauper even though he had a lot of money.
    • 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.);
    • Darlene Beckman's transcribed interview of an anonymous source about the Face in the Wall in Terre Haute, Indiana. According to this source, a sixteen year-old boy was drinking and driving very fast. He hit the wall when he missed his driveway and...
    • 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.);
    • Thomas Keohane's transcribed interview ofan anonymous source about the Face in the Wall in Terre Haute, Indiana. According to this source, the face is of a little boy who was hit by a car and killed. The face has been stolen.
    • 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.);
    • Kristina St. John's transcribed interview of an anonymous source about the face in the wall in Terre Haute, Indiana. According to the source, the face in the wall was left by a man who died in a motorcycle accident.
    • 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.);
    • Debbie Robinson's transcribed interview of an anonymous source about the face in the wall in Martinsville, Indiana. According to the source, there is a rock wall that contains the face of a young boy who was killed there.
    • 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.);
    • Amy Heleine's transcribed interview of an anonymous source about the face in the wall in Terre Haute, Indiana. According to this source, the face in the wall is from an accident that killed a teenage boy.
    • Hatchetman's cemetery

    • Legends; People; Cemeteries; Ghosts; Axes; Homicides;
    • Pam Church's transcribed interview of an anonymous source about Hatchetman. According to the source, Hatchetman was his neighbor and was a friend.
    • Ouija Board, Terre Haute, Indiana

    • Supernatural; Ghosts; Spiritualism; Spiritual life; Ouija boards; Legends; Demons;
    • Bob Robinson's transcribed interview of an anonymous source about an experience with an Ouija Board. According to this source, there was a time he witnessed an Ouija Board give the name "Apollian" as its own. The Ouija Board was saying all kinds of...
    • Ouija Board

    • Supernatural; Ghosts; Spiritualism; Spiritual life; Ouija boards; Legends; Demons;
    • Crays' transcribed interview of an anonymous source about an experience with an Ouija Board. According to the source, a group of friends asked an Ouija Board several questions and mocked a spirit. One boy who was sleeping got up and attacked...
    • Ouija Board, Vincennes, Indiana

    • Supernatural; Ghosts; Spiritualism; Spiritual life; Ouija boards; Legends; Demons;
    • Joel Pugh's transcribed interview of an anonymous source about an experience with an Ouija Board. According to the source, the spirit from the Ouija Board told friends to go to the stairs if they wanted to see him. When they went to the stairs they...
    • Ouija Board, Vincennes, Indiana

    • Supernatural; Ghosts; Spiritualism; Spiritual life; Ouija boards; Legends; Demons;
    • Joel Pugh's transribed interview of an anonymous source about an experience with an Ouija Board. According to the source, he knew a group of girls who played with Ouija Boards frequently and whose spirit turned on them. The girls had a friendly...
    • Ouija Board, MIddlebury, Indiana

    • Supernatural; Ghosts; Spiritualism; Spiritual life; Ouija boards; Legends; Demons;
    • Candy Baer's transcribed interview of an anonymous source about an experience with an Ouija Board. According to this source, she did not believe in Ouija until she got answers from the spirit of a girl who she knew.
    • Jail/prison legend, Vigo County, Indiana

    • Legends; Jails; Prisons; Prisoners; Prison guards;
    • Amy Meadlo's transcribed interview of an anonymous source about a drug raid in prison. According to this source, inmates would use anything to get high on in prison. Once several inmates had to be rushed to a hospital because they were on jimson...
    • Jail/prison legend, Vigo County, Indiana

    • Legends; Jails; Prisons; Prisoners; Prison guards;
    • Amy Meadlo's transcribed interview of an anonymous source about inmate murders in prisons. According to the source, one inmate killed another while they were working. The inmates didn't get along well, so one just killed the other and went on...
    • Rape legend, Fort Wayne, Indiana

    • Legends; Crimes; Criminals; Rapes; Sexual harassment; Sex;
    • Marsha Hand's transcribed interview of an anonymous source about a rape legend from Fort Wayne, Indiana. According to this source, there was a woman driving home very late at night and she saw a man leaning against a road sign. She stopped because...
    • Outlaw legend, Rushville, Indiana

    • Legends; People; Criminals; Crimes;
    • Rebecca Floyd's transcribed of an anonymous source about roughnecks in Rushville, Indiana. According to this source, men used to have head butting contests. They'd back up and run at each other like rams. They would even say "baaa" like rams before...

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