Ep. 18 Murder of a Vermont Dairy Farmer: Orville Gibson

Welcome Nerdlings!  We are back with a case in Vermont that is over sixty years old.  Orville Gibson was a prosperous dairy farmer who disappeared on December 31st, 1957 with only evidence of a scuffle left in his barn, and he wouldn’t be found for over two months floating in the Connecticut River.  Join us as we explore the strange case of Orville Gibson.

Citations:

CBS News. (2015, March 09). New twist in Vermont farmer’s MYSTERIOUS 1957 DEATH. Retrieved March 07, 2021, from https://www.cbsnews.com/news/new-twist-in-vermont-farmers-mysterious-1957-death/

The haunting case OF Orville Gibson. (2016, July 26). Retrieved March 07, 2021, from https://newengland.com/today/living/profiles/the-haunting-case-of-orville-gibson/

Ramos, N. (2015, July 07). Perplexing death still troubles Vt. town, decades later – The Boston Globe. Retrieved March 07, 2021, from https://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/2015/07/06/farmer-mysterious-death-nearly-years-ago-still-troubles-newbury/nwbywhBbvU88JXhFSo8tGN/story.html

Vermont state police. (1957, December 31). Retrieved March 07, 2021, from https://vsp.vermont.gov/unsolved/homicide/gibson

VTD Editor Nov 16 2014March 18, 2., Kit Norton and Xander Landen Mar 7 2021, 1., Katya Schwenk Mar 7 2021, 1., Emma Cotton Mar 7 2021, 1., & Xander Landen Mar 7 2021, 1. (2015, March 18). Bushnell: Former judge Explores NEWBURY’S mystery of Orville Gibson. Retrieved March 07, 2021, from https://vtdigger.org/2014/11/16/former-judge-explores-newburys-mystery-orville-gibson/