News, Notes, and Dispatches From Wherever Coconuts Grow

February 05, 2004

The Case of the Mysterious Coconut

Every year for literally 50 years, Ed Clinch received a mysterious coconut in the mail, "always wearing a blond wig, googly eyes and lipstick." He died in 1997, and one of the same coconuts appeared on his grave that year. He died without ever learning who was sending him the coconuts.

Intrepid reporters at the Peoria Journal Star finally figured out the whodunit in December. Read more about the story here. Posted by brian at February 5, 2004 09:50 AM