Lizzie Bordon took an ax...
Or did she? The question of what really happened at that Fall River home on August 4, 1892, still swirls about us more than 125 year later. Lizzie has become a part of American popular culture, the subject of books, novels, stories, and film.
Here's another look at Lizzie Bordon, this time in an opera by Jack Beeson and Kenward Elmslie.