Hatch's grave / Jeff Olsen, 1983
Identifier: FA 3 Series 2 Sub-Series 2 Sub-Series 1 Item 18.104.22.168.15.1
Scope and Contents note
Report by Utah State University folklore student Jeff Olsen, who collected information from Justin Olsen. In the cemetery there is a large tombstone with the name Hatch on its face and a ball on its top. If you go to the cemetery at midnight of the day Mr. Hatch died, rub the ball, and say 'Mr. Hatch, why are you dead?', the ball will light up and you will hear a voice telling you how Mr. Hatch was murdered by his wife.
Conditions Governing Access note
Open for public research.
Conditions Governing Use note
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the Collection of supernatural non-religious legends must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Informant was male.
Creator's sex is unknown.
Collector was male.
Collector was informant's brother.
Item collected in Heber, Utah.