Unknown in Life

Unknown in Life

Unknown in Life On March 27, 1961, a young boy was hitchhiking on River Bend Road near Centreville, Alabama. He was picked up by a driver who, minutes later, lost control of the truck, struck a bridge rail, and plunged into the Cahaba River 75 feet below. Although the...
Little Miss Nobody

Little Miss Nobody

Little Miss Nobody On July 31, 1960, a Las Vegas school teacher was collecting rocks in Sand Creek near Congress, Arizona when she discovered the decomposed remains of a young child partially buried in a wash a mile west of State Highway 93, a major thoroughfare...
Vegetables and Farm Animals

Vegetables and Farm Animals

Vegetables and Farm Animals Of all the difficult situations forensic anthropologists are likely to encounter, few present more potential problems than recovering human remains from abandoned wells. In addition to the ever-present danger of the well walls collapsing,...
Identified After 46 Years: Sandy and Martha Stiver

Identified After 46 Years: Sandy and Martha Stiver

Identified After 46 Years: Sandy and Martha Stiver In the summer of 1968, two Philadelphia girls, 14-year-old Sandy Stiver and her 17-year-old sister-in-law Martha Stiver, disappeared from their home. In August of that same year, the body of a young girl was found...
Cartersville, Georgia Mining Disaster

Cartersville, Georgia Mining Disaster

Cartersville, Georgia Mining Disaster In October 1904, workers of the Morgan Mining Company blasted a hillside near Cartersville, Georgia, to loosen iron ore contained within it. The blast created a cut approximately 100 feet into the hillside and at least 50 feet...