The Kentucky Mule Bride

I came across this in my research for another murder story. A headline like this is like a shiny object to a busybody like me. I have to follow it.

The first clips come from 1929…


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The story picks up again in 1932 when someone falls in love with Louise and loves her so much he, um,  just wants to shoot her leg off…

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I wanted to follow this through, at least as far as the newspaper archives would go. I was hoping to find that she had met a nice fellow and lived a good, long life, but was disappointed to find this sad, sudden end just a year later…

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After 25 years as journalist specializing in arts/entertainment and community reporting, I now divide my time between True Crime Historian and keeper of the community news and information blog Hey! Hamilton! I am also the blogmaster for the Butler County Historical Society and the Hamilton Parks Conservancy.

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