Headless Horseman, the

Headless Horseman, the

phantom who scares Ichabod Crane out of his wits. [Am. Lit.: The Legend of Sleepy Hollow and Other Stories]
See: Ghost
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According to popular belief, the murders may be the work of the much-feared Headless Horseman, the ghost of a Hessian soldier.
Along the way, they encounter the infamous Headless Horseman, the helpful Jack O'Lantern and a frisky broomstick that takes them on the ride of their afterlives.
crew encounters several enchanting creatures such as the infamous Headless Horseman, the helpful Jack O'Lantern and a frisky broomstick that take them on the ride of their life.