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Cincinnati's Savage Seamstress: The Shocking Edythe Klumpp by Richard O Jones

By Richard O Jones

On a chilly, drizzly fall afternoon in 1958, a trio of duck hunters came upon the charred is still of Cincinnati resident Louise Bergen. while investigators realized that her estranged husband was once residing with an older divorcee, Edythe Klumpp, they wasted no time in wondering her. whilst she failed a lie detector try, Edythe spilled out a confession. even though it didn't healthy the actual facts, she used to be came across responsible and sentenced to loss of life within the electrical chair. Governor Michael V. DiSalle positioned his political profession at the line to save lots of Edythe from the dying penalty, individually interviewing the prisoner whereas she used to be less than the impact of "truth serum." yet was once it the reality? Richard O Jones separates the evidence from the fiction during this entire booklet concerning the Klumpp murder.

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