I'm not sure how many possible ways there are to lose one's head, but I'm determined to find out. Therefore, all week long, I'll be presenting interesting newspaper articles about, well, decapitation. Why, you ask? Because it's my blog and I'll post whatever the hell I want. So, if you're the squeamish type, you might want to check back next week.
And if you're not the squeamish type, I'm sure you'll look forward to reading about how certain folks from Pennsylvania's past lost their heads, like the following fellow: