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Crime History: Aristocratic young woman drowns in bathtub mystery

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On this day, Nov. 29, in 1909, Ocey Snead, the beautiful daughter of the aristocratic Caroline Wardlaw, was found drowned in a bathtub in East Orange, N.J. Wardlaw and her two sisters, of a once-proud family, were known for wearing all-black dresses and veils over their faces. But the women had fallen into poverty and lived in an empty mansion. The sisters told police that 24-year-old Ocey...

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