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Hex Murder witchcraft trials … ‘and they happened in York County’: Linked in to York County, Pa., history, 3/27/13

It will be an interesting night in Glen Rock, Pa., when J. Ross McGinnis takes the podium in April to talk about the Hex Murder of 1928. McGinnis is an attorney with a gift for spinning a tale – only a true, terrible tale in this case. He will tell how three young assailants attacked suspected witch Nelson Rehmeyer to break a spell in a remote hollow not far from Glen Rock, Pennsylvania.

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Part IV: How one spot in York County, Pa., tells much about what is going on around there

  This photo from the 1960s shows a relatively new Interstate 83 in the background and a two-lane Route 30 in the foreground. And the San Carlos barn, at right. The opening of the interstate in 1959 and improvements to … Continue reading

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