June 22, 2011

June 22: Tom Dula Born, 1845

In the area where he was born, his name was pronounced "Tom Dooley." You've all heard the song. The details of the crime, however, are not quite as clear-cut as you might think.

Read article here.

Pictured: Tom Dula sign, erected by U. S. Department of the Interior, National Park Service.
Photo by Jan Kronsell

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