Few People Know That Maryland Is The Birthplace Of The Ouija Board

You may think you know all there is to know about Maryland, but were you aware that the Old Line State was the first to do many things? There were also several inventions that started right here, including the infamous Ouija Board. Now, this creepy board game is known all over the world, but it had humble beginnings in Baltimore. Read on for the details…

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Thanks to Youtube user Dan Bell / Film It for this great video about Elijah Bond’s gravesite:

To see more unique tombstones at Maryland’s Green Mount Cemetery, click on: This Historic Cemetery In Maryland Is Too Beautiful For Words.