The early 1930's provide the background of this chilling tale from Delaware County.
The Glen Mills area of Delaware County has plenty of winding county lanes and cornfields, so it's hard to guess where this particular story took place, but it's obvious that the folks in the area were pretty stirred up about the appearance of a local ghost in their area:
Daily Courier, Connellsville, PA Friday, 9/4/1931
Apparition Yells, Eludes Searchers
Crowd Hysterical as Ghost Flees Into Cornfield