• Posted in: Historic Miscellania Of Spirits and Soldiers

    Fall is here. ┬áSo it’s time to keep on the spectral side of life. On June 6, 1910, the Indianapolis News carried the obituary of a woman once hailed as the patron saint of Hoosier...

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  • Posted in: Sunday Ads Sunday Adverts: Hoosierdini

    This advertisement promoting the famous Harry Houdini’s performances at B.F. Keith’s Theater (March 1910) was recently found Ebay. Indy was Wild about Harry Though born Erich Weisz on March 24, 1874 in Hungary, the man...

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