A Pig’s Tale

Here’s a strange story. Fourteen years after Lorel Wardlow made the newspaper because his pigs were eating each other’s tails, he was murdered by his wife and farmhand. Makes you wonder….

1903 0317 pigsThe Arsenic Affair A Two-Dollar Terror #2You can read the sad story of Lorel Wardlow’s murder in A Two-Dollar Terror #2: The Arsenic Affair: The True Crime of Belle Wardlow and Harry Cowdry.

The Arsenic Affair
A Two-Dollar Terror #2

No big surprise then…

… that a few years later, Lorel Wardlow would be dead and his wife tried for his murder…

Wanted his horse, but Wardlow did not care so much about his wife
Hamilton Democrat July 6, 1905

Read about how Belle Wardlow and her boyfriend, the farm hand Harry Cowdry, poisoned her husband in the Two-Dollar Terror, “The Arsenic Affair.”

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