By Rebecca Baker Thomas
Today was once that sort of day.
The fact is, sooner than this day, I had by no means even heard of Jessie Cobb. With time, i'd develop to understand her in detail; and but, there may regularly be whatever mysterious approximately her, anything I by no means might comprehend. The grip she had on
me used to be exceedingly robust. That gal thoroughly replaced my life!
Androscoggin's key is according to the 1900 homicide of Jessie Cobb in Lewiston, Maine. The newspaper articles and the characters contained therein are traditionally actual. The newspaper reporter and his kinfolk are fictional characters whose objective is to inform the tale and provides the surroundings historic context.
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Androscoggin's Secret by Rebecca Baker Thomas