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Mansfield Reformatory Ghosts | A Collection of Stories

Ghosts come from history but also can be part of it.  Over the years many inmates told guards they were really scared at night. Making Mansfield Reformatory ghosts different.

Said they’d wake to invisible hands grabbing at the bed sheets.  Pulling them tight and loose as if a ghost was “tucking them in”.

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The Ghost of Helen Glattke in the Administration Wing

The Administration Wing of Mansfield Reformatory. Location of the Warden’s office and family apartment.  This is where both Arthur and Helen Glattke began their journey into death.

And where some say they remain.

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The Tragic Life of Arthur Glattke | Warden of Mansfield Reformatory

Ohio Governor Marty Davey appointed Arthur Lewis Glattke (glaa-k). Making him Warden of Mansfield Reformatory.  This for helping get Davey elected in 1935.

Taking charge, Arthur brought in many new ideas.  Like playing calm classical music in the cell blocks.