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Corpsewood Manor

Photo © 2018 David Bulit, Corpsewood Manor - Summerville, Georgia

Out near Summerville, Georgia lays what remains of Corpsewood Manor, a house built by Dr. Charles Lee Scudder and his partner Joseph Odom, and the site of their murders. Charles Scudder was born on October 6, 1926, in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin. In the 1940s, he attended Oberlin College in Oberlin, Ohio, and was involved with the