"The wiring in Jake's house was mysteriously flawed."
Starting a series of illustrations with (Rembrandt) pastels....
The setting: Pharsalia, NY
a village in Chenango County NY.
The town received its first settler in 1797. Pharsalia was founded from part of the Town of Norwich in 1806, but was then called the "Town of Stonington." In 1808, the town was renamed "Pharsalia."