THE WEIRD TALE OF THE DUMB PRISONER - 1878

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The strange story behind the story of an inmate in prison in Massachusetts, is revealed, in 1878, after a petition for a pardon is filed on his behalf, ten years after his conviction for the murder of a teen girl.

This episode shares the story with you – told entirely in whisper.

HISTORICAL REFERENCES:

The Boston Sun, February 27, 1878.

Cleveland Plain Dealer, March 8, 1878.

Chesterton, G.K., The Napoleon of Notting Hill (1904) Cosimo edition (2007), p. 10

CONTACT - KIT CAREN (host)

E-Mail:

WhisperedTrueStories@gmail.com

Twitter:

@WhisperedTrue

@KitCaren

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