Daily Archives: May 8, 2010

The Hundred-Year-Old Baby Mummy: A Family Heirloom?

File this under YOU CAN’T MAKE THIS UP.

But it does open intriguing doors for mystery writers.

A grave has been robbed. A 100-year-old mummified baby has been stolen. Whether you call the missing corpse Baby John or Great Great Uncle John, the 18-inch mummy has gone missing from its burial place of two years in Concord, NH.

I wonder if the thieves are continuing the tradition of giving Baby John holiday cards and pets?

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