The year is 1891,
no work caused August to shoot himself in the head,
at home with his wife and kids.
It’s said they smiled at what he did.
Mrs. Fredericks, 83 years old
they found expired from the cold.
Ann Moore tried to be a man,
for the past fifteen years.
Mrs. Olsen, of Hinkley, wanders ‘round
she thinks all her children lost.
Nels Petersen died in his home in the Ward.
Miss Watson of Black River Falls gave birth
to a fatherless child,
then killed it.