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The burglar / Laurie Hill, 1981 May

Identifier: FA 2 Item
Report by Utah State University folklore student Laurie Hill on information learned from the married couple in the story. In the story a blind man awakens his wife to say there is a burglar in the house. She disregards him until morning, when muddy footprints are found in the house and by their bed.


  • Other: 1981 May

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 religious legends must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.


1 p.

General note

Informant's sex is unknown.
General note Creator's sex is unknown.
General note Collector was female.
General note Collector was informant's neighbor.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States