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  1. Jul 24, 2012 · Lizzie Borden took an axe And gave her mother forty whacks. When she saw what she had done, She gave her father forty-one. Just about everyone is familiar with that iconic verse, even if they are not familiar with the infamous case from which it springs.

  2. Aug 05, 2011 · But the real facts about Lizzie Borden is that she didn’t “give 40 whacks” to her step-mother, nor did she give 41 to her father. The physical evidence from the autopsies that were conducted one full week after the murders concluded that Abby Borden received 18 or 19 blows to the back and side of her head, while Andrew Borden received ...

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  4. So the ditty is wrong. You know the one: ”Lizzie Borden took an axe, gave her mother 40 whacks, when she saw what she had done, she gave her father 41.” Wasn’t her mother, it was her step mother. Was it an axe? Wasn’t 81 total, but closer to 28. Did Lizzie do it?

  5. Jun 20, 2017 · Lizzie Borden was the only person charged in the murders of her parents, a gory domestic violence case that has never been resolved. And although she was acquitted, on this day in 1893, the town ...

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  6. LIZZIE BORDEN TOOK AN AX, goes the old nursery rhyme, and gave her mother 40 whacks. When she saw what she had done, she gave her father 41. Did she really do it? In this TV movie adaptation of the famous murder mystery, petulant would-be heiress Lizzie Borden (Christina Ricci) most definitely did.

  7. www.thegentlewaybook.com › newsletters › nl-011913The Gentle Way by Tom Moore

    We used to jump rope to this: “Lizzie Borden took an ax and gave her mother forty whacks. When she saw what she had done, she gave her father forty-one.” My interest was renewed when I just found out that the family maid, an Irish immigrant named Bridget Sullivan moved to a small town in Montana and is buried there.

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