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    GALLERY: Mattie Hackett - Staff photo by Joe Phelan | of | Share this photo

    Ellen Bowman, who recently wrote a tribute to Mattie Hackett, a 17-year-old girl murdered in 1905, looks at another Hackett family grave marker on Thursday at Readfield Corner Cemetery.

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    From left Aaron Bowman Neily, Ellen Bowman and Charlie Moen perform as The Thundercastle Trio, which performs original and old-time music.

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    GALLERY: Mattie Hackett - Staff photo by Joe Phelan | of | Share this photo

    This Thursday photo shows the grave of Mattie Hackett, a 17-year-old girl murdered in 1905, who has been remembered in a ballad by local musician Ellen Bowman.

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    Ellen Bowman stands in a driveway and talks about where the Hackett family farm used to be during a tour of the Mattie Hackett murder scene on Thursday in Readfield.

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    Headlines from the Daily Kennebec Journal from 1905 show the coverage of the murder of 17-year-old Mattie Hackett of Readfield.

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    The Daily Kennebec Journal wrote several stories about the 1905 murder of Mattie Hackett, 17, of Readfield.

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