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Browse_path Bailey's African History Archive/Drum Social Histories
Subcollections Drum Social Histories
Collections Baileys African History Archive
Media Id 43_1472
Creation_date 2008-02-15T20:45:34
Credit Line Drum Social Histories / Baileys African History Archive / Africa Media Online
Keywords grandmother,rural villages,Drum Magazine,South Africa,Africa,South African history,black and white image,traditional huts,square,black African woman,Newcastle,KwaZulu-Natal,Mavis Sithebe,coffin,strange,inexplicable,black African girl,mystery,November,1955,1950s,
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Description DM2000030810:GCP:SOCIAL:NOV1955 - Riddle Of The Girl Who Came Back From Dead - A 12 year old girl African girl is the subject of South Afrca's greatest mystery story. She is Mavis Sithebe, of Newcastle, Natal, and everyone in the province is talking about the strange story of how she 'died' and then came back to life. The girl had been placed in the coffin on her back and her grandmohther, Mrs Sithebe, came along with a basin of water and a cloth and stopped, 'petrified', for Mavis had turned to lie on her stomach. (Photograph by Gopal Naramsamy Baileys Archive)
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