1: The great Houdini died on Halloween after being punched in the gut.
2: In Delaware, the apparent suicide of a woman found hanging from a tree went unreported for hours because passers-by thought the body was a Halloween decoration.
3: On Halloween night an eight-year old boy living in the Houston suburb was murdered. The boy died that night after eating trick-or-treat candy laced with cyanide.
4: A neighborhood mailman who ignored the corpse in front of the house because, he claims, he thought it was part of a Halloween display.
5: A 15-year-old staging a gallows scene at a Halloween party accidentally hanged himself when the noose somehow tightened
6: On Halloween night, 1963, during a "Holiday on Ice" skating exhibition at the Indiana State Fairgrounds Coliseum, a propane gas explosion killed 74 people and injured nearly 400
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What does the Balloon Clown has to say about Halloween...