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It was to be one of the finest retail establishments in Benton County. The Carpenter brothers planned to offer the usual: groceries, dry goods, furniture. But, there were other ways to make money...

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To the back of the building they added what they called a "state of the art" mortuary. It promised full undertaking services, a chapel, modern embalming equipment. The structure would take up nearly an entire city block.

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Screams of agony are heard... Terrifying apparitions are seen... And every Halloween season, Carpenter Brothers Mortuary re-opens for business. Stop in... They'd love to show you around.

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It was to be one of the finest retail establishments in Benton County. The Carpenter brothers planned to offer the usual: groceries, dry goods, furniture. But, there were other ways to make money...

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