Lizzie Borden and Fall River’s Mysterious Murder

Aug. 6, 1892, Lizzie Border
Aug. 6, 1892: Fall River’s Mysterious Murder.

Jennifer Levitz of the Wall Street Journal revisits the Lizzie Borden case. So why shouldn’t we?

Aug. 30, 1892, Lizzie Borden

Aug. 30, 1892: Damaging evidence against Lizzie Borden.

Oct. 11, 1892, Lizzie Borden

Oct. 11, 1892: Neighbors say they saw Lizzie at the window! Defense attorney calls a Boston Globe feature “a tissue of lies.” The Globe story is available for purchase here.

June 20, 1893, Lizzie Borden

June 20, 1893: The Lizzie Borden trial is nearly over. Lizzie smiles!

June 21, 1893, Lizzie Borden
June 21, 1893, Lizzie Borden
June 21, 1893: Lizzie Borden is found not guilty!

June 3, 1927, Lizzie Borden Dies

June1, 1927: Lizzie Borden dies, as reported by the AP, via the Lewiston, Mass.,  Daily Sun.

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