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The Wratten Murders

Songs

Citations/Sources

1] The Roud Folk Music Index hosted by the Vaughan Williams Memorial Libary at https://www.vwml.org/

2] Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/ (1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6)

3] "The Haunting of Hill House" Mike Flanagan, creator. FlanaganFilm, Amblin Television, and Paramount Television, 2018. Netflix.

4] "Songs for Swingin' Housemothers" by Frank Lynn, p. 59 (1961) James Leisy Music

5] "The Haunting of Hill House" by Shirley Jackson (1959) Penguin Books

6] "The Haunting of Hill House" adapted by F. Andrew Leslie (1964) Dramatists Play Service Inc.

7] "The Haunting" dir. Robert Wise (1963) Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

8] "The Haunting" dir. Jan De Bont (1999) DreamWorks Pictures

9] Mudcat Forums http://mudcat.org (1) (2)

10] http://wrattenmurders.bravepages.com via The Internet Archive https://web.archive.org/web/2019*/http://wrattenmurders.bravepages.com

12]" The New Song Fest Deluxe" by Dick & Beth Best (multiple volumes and years) IOCA

13] https://www.horntip.com/html/books_&_MSS/1930s/1938ca_IOCA_song-fest_(PB)/index.htm

14] https://www.ioca.org/

15] https://www.daviesscountyhistory.com/

16] "History of Daviess County" by Lyndol Rex Myers, p.225-250 (1988) [incomplete citation]

17] "Shirley Jackson: A Rather Haunted Life" by Ruth Franklin (2016) Liveright Paperback

18] "Legends, Legacy, and Folklore" by Don Cosby, p. 25-54 (2015) Whispering Pines Publishing

19] "Strange Tales of Crime and Murder in Southern Indiana" by Keven McQueen, p 19-29 (2009) The History Press

20] The Daviess County newspaper archives (coll. 1976)

21] "The Wratten Massacre" by Carolyn Mullen (1993) Graphic Design of Indiana

22] "Black Mass Murder -- The Clue of the Rolling Skull" by Roy L. Colbert & John Baldwin, "Famous Detective Cases" p.18-19, 70-75 (1935)

23] "Money Massacre" by M. Lee Forgy, "Startling Detective Adventures" (1935) p. 32-25, 64-66

24] Genealogy Trails History Group http://genealogytrails.com/ind/daviess/state_executions.html/ http://genealogytrails.com/ind/daviess/obits.html

25] "August" by Paul Slade http://www.planetslade.com/2013.html

26] Potts Family Tree https://www.proverbialcat.com/fourth-generation.html

27] RootsWeb https://rootsweb.com/ 

28] FamilySearch https://www.familysearch.org/search/

29] http://webapp1.dlib.indiana.edu/inauthors/view?docId=VAC2092&brand=ia-books

30] https://www.reddit.com/r/HauntingOfHillHouse/comments/9rk1qx/poppys_poem_ep_10/

31] Haunting of Hill House clickbait articles (1) (2) (3)

32] https://lithub.com/shirley-jackson-wasnt-actually-a-witch/#

33] https://lifehacker.com/second-cousins-once-removed-and-more-explained-in-1661572056

34] WikiTree https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Special:SearchPerson

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Extras

A ton of extras. One ton. Gallery-style

Family Tree
Family Tree

The Family Tree created to show the connection between Budd Stone and H.D. Wratten

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Wratten Grave 1
Wratten Grave 1

Grave marker for the Wrattens, showing Elizabeth "Grandma" Wratten

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IOCASongFest
IOCASongFest

A clip from the 1938 edition of the IOCA Song Fest, with the lyrics to "The Family Rattin" and an accompanying illustration

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Family Tree
Family Tree

The Family Tree created to show the connection between Budd Stone and H.D. Wratten

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So much more material can be found at 
https://daviesscounty.pastperfectonline.com/
The Sign
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