History Has Forgotten This Bizarre Event That Happened In North Carolina 64 Years Ago
In the dead of winter in 1953-54, an unknown creature terrorized a small North Carolina town with a then population of less than 800 residents. For 13 days beginning on December 29, 1953, residents of the tiny town and its immediate surrounds were mortified day after day as each morning they disovered the decapitated remains of their family dogs.
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Had you heard about the Beast of Bladenboro? Now that you have, what are your theories about this heinous turn of events? Feel free to continue the discussion in the comments.
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Robin Jarvis is a travel writer and editor for OnlyInYourState.com with a bachelor's degree in Journalism. Her love for travel has taken her to many parts of the world. She's lived in the Carolinas for nearly three decades and currently resides in Charleston. When she's not working, she loves to cook with friends and check out new adventures. General questions and FAM tours: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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