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Correction: I said Hauptmann escaped from prison in Germany. Actually he escaped from a police station where he was being held in custody.

An excellent Web resource on this case is The Lindbergh Kidnapping Site.

Have you caught the Houdini exhumation story?

http://www.guardian.co.uk/usa/story/0,,2041311,00.html

Displays the usual profound ignorance and certitudinous dismissal. I particularly like spiritualists being referred to as "a group known as The Spiritualists".

Sadly, we live in an age of conspiracy theories ...

It's like the JFK assassination: if you look at without all the encrusted baggage of the conspiracy theories, with their endless arguments about "magic bullets" and grassy knolls, it's pretty straightforward. But Oswald was such a pathetic loser that no one can accept that he was responsible, they have to create something bigger...

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