The Walking Cane

Title

The Walking Cane

Subject

Tools

Description

This is the walking cane used by the narrator when the police were searching his basement for his wife. The narrator ends up giving away where his dead wife is located by tapping on the wall with it. The cat had also been sealed in the wall and starts screaming after he taps on the wall, which leads the police to open up the wall and discover the body.

Creator

Unknown

Source

The Black Cat by Edgar Allen Poe

Date

Mid 1800s

Contributor

Dustin Drew

Relation

Image Source: Sporting Collection, http://www.sportingcollection.com/misc/measuringcane-zair/zair-measure.html

Format

Text

Language

English

Type

Short Story

Files

Cane.jpg

Citation

Unknown, “The Walking Cane,” The Museum of Fictional Literary Artifacts, accessed May 18, 2024, https://mfla.omeka.net/items/show/241.