Mary Ingalls Didn't Go Blind From Scarlet Fever

Laura Ingalls and her sister Mary—whose lives were immortalized on Little House on the Prairie, and in the Little House series of books on which the TV show was based—were real people who were really pioneers in the 19th century. And the real Mary indeed went blind in 1879 when she was 14. Both the books and TV show… » 2/04/13 1:15pm 2/04/13 1:15pm