UPDATE: Some fool paid $260! http://www.ebay.com/itm/291990475406?_trksid=p2060353.m1438.l2649&ssPageName=STRK%3AMEBIDX%3AIT
Well, it’s been nearly 8 years but the scam has surfaced again – this time on eBay.
Before you get too excited take note I was contacted via an email from one “Robert S——” on May 15, 2009, looking to sell the very same thing as evidenced below:
From: Robert S——
Sent: Friday, May 15, 2009 6:50 AM
To: Faye Musselman
Subject: Emma Borden Letter
Greetings from Baltimore. I have a purported Emma Borden letter. I am wondering if I sent you a scan of it, if you could just see if it looks like it is real. Nothing official, just an off the record opinion. Thank you for your time. Regards,
I replied and we communicated further – and I did a little investigation on this which supported my immediate skepticism. Read all about here in this blog posting I did at the time.