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Sounds spooky

Some say the ghost of playwright Eugene O’Neill haunts the fourth floor of Shelton Hall.

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In 1953 Nobel Prize and Pulitzer Prize winning playwright, Eugene O’Neill, died at the Sheridan Hotel, which is now Shelton Hall. He had lived for years on the hotel’s fourth floor, and some Shelton residents claim to have seen his ghost walking the floor’s halls, referred to as the Writers’ Corridor.