The researchers who can't get enough Lizzie Borden often publish their findings in The Hatchet: A Journal of Lizzie Borden Studies. Their latest discovery: a photo they believe is of a nine-year-old murderess-to-be. If it's her, sadly, Lizzie was a homely child. What do you think? Do the eyes have it?
Mondo Lizzie Borden has a collection of all the news stories this new photo has generated. The Boston Globe, bless its tabloid heart, gave the story the play it deserved in that particular publication.
Or if you've never heard the story, here's the tale of the Boston Globe reporter who paid for his Borden exclusive with his life.