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Where Mrs. Luetgert Was Seen:
Lowell and Cedar Falls, Iowa
On October 8, 1897, the Chicago Inter Ocean reported:
Another Mrs. Luetgert letter was received yesterday. This time Postmaster Gordon is the recipient. The letter bore the postmark of Cedar Falls, Iowa, at 6 p.m., Oct. 6. It read as follows:
LOWELL, Oct. 6. P.M.I am in the land of the living and not ground up into sausage as reported; gone and never to return no more. Can't stand the disgrace, good buy to all.
MRS. L.L. LUETGERT.
The letter was written in English and apparently in a disguised hand. While mailed at Cedar Falls, it purports to have been sent from Lowell.
Read about other places where the missing Mrs. Luetgert was supposedly seen.