FORGOTTEN NEWS PODCAST
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Welcome to the Forgotten News podcast. This is your window to hear true stories from long ago. Stories that once made headlines. Stories that people thought would be unforgettable, but soon were lost in the sands of time, or were buried deep in the dustbin of history. In this podcast, we brush off the sand and dust, and share those stories with you, today — as fresh as when they were first told.
||CleanRULES FOR LADIES / RULES FOR GENTLEMEN: 1845||On this episode, we celebrate St. Valentine’s Day, by taking a look at a set of Rules for Ladies and Rules for Gentlemen, that was ...||2/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMcGURK’S “SUICIDE SALOON”, NEW YORK CITY — 1893-1902||In the 1890s, a lawless, low-class saloon in New York City somehow became a destination for desperate young women who desired to end their life. HISTORICAL ...||2/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEQUAL IN DEATH: The Last Public Execution in Ohio – 1844||On February 9, 1844, Esther Foster and William Graham were jointly executed by hanging, in Columbus, Ohio, on the same scaffold. It was the last ...||1/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTHE WITCH OF PLUM HOLLOW – 1891||The life and true story of “Mother” Elizabeth Barnes, the so-called “witch” of Plum Hollow, Ontario. HISTORICAL REFERENCES: The Wise Woman of Plum Hollow, Ottawa Free Press, ...||1/8/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanNEW YEAR’S “CALLS”||It was a very popular custom, during the 19th century, for people to make a short visit to their friends and neighbors on New Year’s ...||1/3/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCHRISTMAS EVE ON WALL STREET – 1882||A spontaneous practical joke, on Christmas Eve 1882, at the New York Stock Exchange, ignited a wild chain reaction of very silly shenanigans. And that ...||12/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTHE LYNCHING OF THE OUTLAW JEFFERSON DAVIS - 1873||On July 26, 1873, a man calling himself Jefferson Davis was beaten, shot, and dragged through the streets of Ragersville, Ohio, before finally being hung ...||12/20/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTHE PARTY OF THE CENTURY – 1896||On a cold dark night in December of 1896, many of the richest men in New York City were enjoying themselves at a bachelor party, ...||12/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEVIL GOES ON TRIAL – 1888||The story of Madame Editha Diss DeBar, a fake psychic and professional con artist, who fooled Luther Marsh, a nice old man (a retired judge!) ...||10/31/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanKIDNAPPERS, PIRATES AND PICK-POCKETS – 1920||This is a “true crime” episode which also opens up a unique “slice of life” from two totally different stories and two completely different locations ...||10/19/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAN ASSAULT, A LYNCHING, AND THE END OF INNOCENCE – 1856||In October 1856, an angry mob in Manchester, Ohio, lynched a man named Bill Terry. He was accused of a brutal assault on a young ...||10/7/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDID AN AIRPLANE FLY OVER NEW YORK CITY IN 1876?||According to an article published in a respected New York newspaper in 1876, a local inventor successfully built and flew an aircraft over the city. ...||9/25/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTHE OHIO “FLYING MACHINE” MYSTERY OF 1897||In 1897, numerous individuals across Ohio reported that they had seen an airship in the sky, hovering over their city or town. This was years ...||9/22/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanELLA NELSON – THE “NOT GUILTY” KILLER - 1891||In New York City, in February 1891, a young woman named Ella Nelson shot and killed her married boyfriend. Yet, in a wild trial, a ...||8/22/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWILD AND CRAZY OHIO - 1897||The year 1897 was a hotbed of news reports of encounters with bizarre and unexpected animals and other wild creatures, in random places in Ohio. HISTORICAL ...||8/3/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEDITORIALS ABOUT THE LYNCHING OF JOSEPH LYTLE, 1892||The infamous lynching in Findlay, Ohio was front-page headline news across the U.S., at the time. In this short “bonus” episode, you will hear excerpts ...||8/3/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA TROUBLING AFTERMATH OF THE LYNCHING OF JOSEPH LYTLE||The tragic impact of the lynching of Joseph Lytle on his sister-in-law, Martha Lytle. HISTORICAL REFERENCE: Driven Crazy By The Action Of The Findlay Mob, Cleveland Plain ...||7/22/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTHE LYNCHING OF THE HATCHET MAN||This first episode will feature a quick summary of what this podcast is about, and what listeners can expect to hear in the future. This ...||7/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
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We listened to Jim's first podcast and enjoyed it. Loved the story and you can tell he has done his research. His tone is respectful and professional. Looking forward to more episodes.
Love the first episode, looking forward to more. As a new podcast I know there are kinks to work through but, I look forward to seeing the progression! Great job Jim!!
Great content and entertaining podcast!!! Subscribe to this one!!!!