A woman charged with the ax murder of her father and stepmother in the 1890s in Fall River, Massachusetts. A jury found her not guilty. The crime has never been solved.
Literature’s Most Lovable GrumpsLiterature is full of chipper lemonade-makers, but there’s something about those lemon-sucking grumps that draws readers in.
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