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    • Ouija Board, Sheridan, Indiana

    • Supernatural; Ghosts; Spiritualism; Spiritual life; Ouija boards; Legends; Demons;
    • Bill Woodward's transcribed interview of Marie Woodward about her experience with an Ouija Board. According to Woodward, she and her husband found an Ouija Board in the house they bought when they were first married. Her husband threw away the...
    • Eccentric dirty people, Elmore, Minnesota

    • Dirt; Dirty people; Legends; Refuse;
    • Kandis Koppen's transcribed personal account of "Pick up Charlie" in Elmore, Minnesota. Charlie walked around the town and picked up trash. He wore winter clothes all year. When his house burned down, he refused to live in the room that the town...
    • Junior Vincent

    • Legends; People; Eccentric People;
    • Carly Platt's transcribed interview of Larry Platt about Junior Vincent. According to Platt, when Vincent died there was no heat or electricity in his house. He had been dead for two weeks when police found him. Police found unopened social...
    • Rag pickers, Auburn, Indiana

    • Legends; People; Ragpicking;
    • Tim Murdock's transcribed interview of Carolyn Murdock about rag pickers in Auburn, Indiana. According to Murdock, her mother told her about Hannah Wise. Hanna Wise was a well-known rag picker. She was from a wealthy family, but she married a bum...
    • Walkers, Frankfort, Indiana

    • Legends; People; Walking; Running;
    • Deborah Bates' transcribed personal account of a walker in Frankfort, Indiana. According to Bates, Sonny King lived in Frankfort, Indiana, and he always walked along the highways picking up trash and pop bottles.
    • ISU campus legends, Vigo County, Indiana

    • Births; Infants; Dormitories;
    • Pam Decker is both the collector and the informant in this legend. She is telling a legend about a girl supposedly giving birth to a still born baby in Erickson Hall, and throwing the baby down the trash shoot. This event occurred in Vigo County,...
    • 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.
    • 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.

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