Charlie IN% nan was an amateur folklorist who travelled throughout the South and Southwestern United States during
the arm years of the oath century, collecting tall tales and stories of the supernatural. According to his wife, Ellie,
Charlie was told a story one day by an Oklahoma farmer about a strange woman who lived alone on an isolated
property in the panhandle. The firmer claimed the woman was not a woman at all, bat something else, something that
hid its true nature beneath a headscarf and was never seen without a large dog its side. ) Tynan was apparently
intrigued enough to try searching for: the woman during one of his research road trips. He was never seen again.
Ellie Noonan was later contacted by a Tulsa pawnbroker who remembered reading about her husband' s disappearance
in the papers, after finding his name engraved on a camera sold to him by an itinerant. The returned the
camera, and Mrs. Noonan had the film inside developed in the hopes of finding a blue as to his whereabouts. This was
the only photo on the roll. L" , neither the location of the property, nor the name of the farmer who told him
the story was recorded in Noonan" s notes.