Excerpt: "The notion of moving from Ichabod to Ebenezer may produce any of several images in our minds. We may meander mentally from Washington Irving's gangly Ichabod Crane to Charles Dickens's miserly Ebenezer Scrooge enjoying memories of their stories along the way."
Anderson, Paul N., "From Ichabod to Ebenezer" (1993). Faculty Publications - College of Christian Studies. 310.