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Holiday Post-Mortem

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Chicago Tribune, November 2, 1904. Used to be no Halloween was complete without a round-up of deaths and injuries. Today we traffic in bullshit rumors of razor blades in candy apples and LSD-laced pop rocks, but back in the day there was serious mayhem to report. More detailed accounts are below.


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