snopes.com: Buckley Family Halloween Beheading

Rat Exposure. Originally, the victim had a fine cut made in the gut - leaving some of his intestines to be seen. During the early Middle Ages, it was common to simply leave him to catch an infection, causing death in a couple of days to weeks. Nevertheless, during the later Medieval Times, torturers began using small animals to cause the victim's death faster and more painful.

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This is the Buckley Family. The children were Susan and John. As a Halloween joke, the kids in the neighborhood were going to get a dummy and pretend to chop its head off. The Buckley children thought it would be hilarious to actually murder their mother, so when the kids walked up the the door, they got an axe and slaughtered her. Once everyone figured out what they had really done the kids were long gone. The only picture of them was this photo, taken by a trick or treater.

The Hills Have Eyes is based on the Sawney Bean story. In 15th and 16th-century Scotland, Bean left home and took to the coastal caves with a woman where they lived for a number of years and had 14 children. The clan ambushed innocent passersby and murdered them for food. The family was hunted and brought to trial. At that time, they numbered 48, most of them the product of incest. The entire family was executed for the murder and cannibalization of over 1,000 people.

John 'Junior' Gotti's Family - His Dad: John “Dapper Don” Gotti Sr. — Former head of Gambino organized crime family. Died at age 61, June 10, 2002, in federal prison in Springfield, Mo., while serving life sentence on murder, conspiracy to commit murder, loansharking, racketeering, obstruction of justice and tax evasion charges.

~ Ho Jo's - on all important routes - 28 flavors of ice cream and the first place I ever tasted a "kitchen sink."~

Richard “The Iceman” Kuklinski is one of the most prolific contract killers ever to have worked for the Mafia. Having taken his first life when was just 13, he claimed to have personally committed as many as 250 murders.

1890s. The Angry Family.

80s

vintage candy ad

Her picture taken after death, look closely you can see the stand holds her up. When a loved one died the Victorians were presented with an opportunity to imortalise their beloved in a way that was previously impossible: they could photograph them. Because of the high cost of photography, post-mortem photographs were, in many cases, the only photograph a family had of the deceased.* ok thats y all the photos...creepy but interesting

19th Century Cross Dressing

evokes memories

Chicklets, tiny version

HAPPY HALLOWEEN!

JOSEPH "JOE PINEY" ARMONE Birth: Sep. 13, 1917 Death: Feb. 23, 1992 Organized Crime Figure. A long time Captain in the Gambino Organized Crime Family, he was made Underboss of the Family by John Gotti after the murder of Frank DeCicco in 1986. He was then sent to federal prison late in 1987, after which Sammy (The Bull) Gravano took over as Underboss. Joseph Armone died in prison in 1992.

John 'Junior' Gotti's Family - His Uncle: Peter “One-Eyed Pete” Gotti, 70, former boss of Gambino family, now serving combined 29-year sentence in Metropolitan Detention Center in Brooklyn for extortion, money laundering, attempted extortion of actor Steven Seagal and plotting to murder former Gambino underboss and mob turncoat Salvatore “Sammy the Bull” Gravano. Projected release date of May 5, 2032.

Halloween

The Amityville Horror: In November 1974, Ronald DeFeo murdered his entire family, shooting them all with a .35 Marlin Rifle. According to DeFeo he was being controlled by evil spirits and heard voices. He was sentenced to six life sentences. A year later Kathy and George Lutz moved in. They moved out after a month. They made incredible claims of black ooze coming from toilets, doors blown off hinges, unexplained teeth marks, a pit to hell in the basement, and of course the bleeding walls. It...