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Alice, Nellie, and Howard Pitezel in The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair that Changed America

By Erik Larson

Alice, Nellie, and Howard Pitezel

Alice, Nellie, and Howard are the three Pitezel children. They'd become household names after Detective Geyer's search for them becomes something of a national phenomenon. Alice is fifteen, Nellie eleven, and Howard eight when their bodies are recovered.