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July 1, 2018

Returned for insufficient payment

October 1992: Evans Mortuary played hardball. When a customer didn't make full payment, they simply returned the body, right to the customer's doorstep. More details here, including these lines:

"I called the police, and they said, `How do you know it's your father?' " said 37-year-old Larry Bojarski. "And I told them, `I see his face. I know what he looks like!' What am I supposed to do with the body? He's my father."

And from the mortician:

"Who says I dumped him there? I left him there," mortician Newell Evans said. When told other funeral homes considered it unethical, he replied, "They can run their establishments as they see fit, and I will run mine my way."

The mortician was charged with abuse of a corpse, but eventually acquitted.

Salem Statesman Journal - Oct 14, 1992

Posted By: Alex - Sun Jul 01, 2018 - Comments (3)
Category: Death, 1990s

Indoor Fishing

Not a new idea.

Source of 1931 article.







Posted By: Paul - Sun Jul 01, 2018 - Comments (4)
Category: Sports, Fish

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