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Dr. Kelly and Family resurface

Dr. Kelly, the Irish pediatrician who lived with his family in the house next door to the Bordens, has been discussed here many times, with an article about him to be found above (see header). 167 more words

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Coming Soon! Lizzie Borden Returns to Fall River!

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The temperature is rising, the pears are getting ripe and attention turns once again to the doings of August 4. 231 more words

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Officer Peter Gaskell Bence

One has to wonder if Eli Bence consulted his half-brother Peter Gaskell Bence in the matter of giving evidence to the Fall River Police Department regarding the attempt by the woman he identified as Lizzie to purchase prussic acid on August 3rd.  283 more words

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Bence in later years

As mentioned in an earlier article on Warps and Wefts, http://lizziebordenwarpsandwefts.com/mutton-eaters-february-article/, Eli Bence and his testimony about Lizzie Borden coming into the pharmacy where he was a counter clerk on the day before the murders was bombshell testimony.  285 more words

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August 4th is Coming Soon !

The Pear Essential Players Present A Dramatization of August 4th on Second Street 203 more words
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Send for Mr. Walsh!

One very good reason the Borden case has made such a long-lasting impression in the public consciousness for so many decades must surely be the unforgettable crime scene photos of Abby and Andrew Borden.  466 more words

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What is a Home Without a Father

Chances are that if you were to Google or Bing “Andrew Borden,” most of the photos under IMAGES will be of Lizzie Borden.  The accused is more famous than the victim.  384 more words

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