Dr. Oatway, Why *Were* You in Such a Hurry?

Doctor Oatway must have been in quite a hurry when he filled out Addie’s death certificate, for he made a number of mistakes on the form. 1)  Addie’s name. Oatway wrote “Adelina,” which he apparently assumed was Addie’s given name. It was...

Addie’s House, as Seen in Addie’s Time

In late October and early November, I was back in Lake Mills, striving to fulfill a plethora of municipal and legal requirements to get my Aunt Addie’s body exhumed, so that we might learn more about her suspicious death. During my stay in Lake Mills, I stayed...

Addie and Her Outfits

Not only was Addie strikingly beautiful, but she was also a snappy dresser.  When I was cleaning out my late father’s apartment, I found this photo album, and many of the pictures showed intricate detail of Addie’s stunning wardrobe! The photos provide an...