This Oregon Insane Asylum Mix-Up Left 47 Patients Dead

Seventy years ago, on a quiet November evening, 467 psychiatric patients at the Oregon State Hospital in Salem were about to tuck into a scrambled-egg supper. Before the end of the evening, forty-seven of them would be dead, and the rest would be in mortal agony — their teeth aching, their faces numb, their legs … Continue reading This Oregon Insane Asylum Mix-Up Left 47 Patients Dead