1925: MOUND GIANTS IN INDIANA SAID TO ANTEDATE INDIAN

This was published on October 23, 1925 in the Evening News, San Jose, California. MOUND GIANTS IN INDIANA SAID TO ANTEDATE INDIAN South Bend, Indiana – Eight skeletons, one of them clad in copper armor, and a heard of rare war weapons and bits of personal adornment have been found in a mysterious mound on the farm of Grove Vosburg near Walkerton. Vosburg, a 70 year old farmer, had long desired to know the secret of the mount, which, according to local tradition dates back thousands of years. Secretly excavating the pile of earth he came upon a strange burial place. Giant Skeletons The eight skeletons lay in circular formation, arranged like the spokes of a wheel, with skulls together.  Copper breastplates, bands and other bits of armor adorned the skeleton on one man, who apparently had been of giant stature.  Embedded in this skull was a beautifully chipped arrowhead. The soft earth […] Read More