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Episode 43: Ms. Holly

In the early 1900’s, a Nebraska schoolteacher visited an unspeakable atrocity upon the students under her care in Sarpy County. Or did she?

 

Sources

‘Holly Hatchet’ scared all but two pupils away. Sioux City Journal, 8/30/1983

Body Found in Brush. The Lincoln Star, 12/24/1903

Quintanilla, James. Hatchet House and the Killer Teacher. www.designinglife.biz

Lefevers, Delana. These 8 Nebraska Folktales and Urban Legends Will Keep You Awake at Night. www.onlyinyourstate.com

Hamer, Roger and Chapman, John. Sarpy County Ghost Towns. www.wowt.com

McKee, Jim. The one-room schoolhouse in Nebraska. Lincoln Journal-Star, 5/5/2013

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