FORGOTTEN NEWS PODCAST

1/16/2018

EQUAL 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 public execution held in the state. Foster was an African-American woman and Graham was a white man.HISTORICAL REFERENCES:Ohio State Journal, February 9, 1844.Historical Lights and Shadows of the Ohio State Penitentiary (1893), by Daniel J. MorganHistory of Franklin County, Ohio (1855), by William T. Martin.GUEST HOST:Heather Wright of the Nature Vs Narcissism podcastGUEST VOICES:Intro-Outro Narrator – Floyd Frye of The Pop List podcast.Daniel J. Morgan – Mike Brown of the Pleasing Terrors podcastWilliam T. Martin – Nick Howell of The Concession Stand and Busted Wide Open podcasts and the Orbital Jigsaw Network.Esther Foster – Danielle Jones of the Between Us Girls podcastWilliam Graham – Dennis Serra of the Evil podcast.Reporter, Ohio State Journal – Pete Lutz of the Narada Radio Company and 63 Audio Editor, Ohio State Journal – Sam Kulper of the Breakers podcastOhio Constitution (voice) – Robin Warder of The Trail Went Cold podcastExtro Aphorism (voice) – Kit Caren of the Forgotten News Podcast.MUSIC:Kevin MacLeod of Incompetech.com –Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 Licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses / by/3.0AmericanaI Knew A GuyThe Curtain RisesContinue LifeSimple Music to Frighten Small Children ByTerminalFreesound.org:Ghost Piano 1 Slow Sad TonesGhost Female SingingJimmy Murray:Passing ThroughSOUND EFFECTS:Freesound.org:crowd-mob-riot-noisebody-falling-through-a-trapdoorRifle-223_calEXTRO APHORISM: Source: Chesterton, G.K., What's Wrong With the World (1916), at chapter Sincerity and the GallowsSUPPORT OUR SPONSOR!This episode was brought to you by Sudio Sweden headphonesUse thediscount code "FORGOTTEN" for15% OFF on ANY purchase.CONTACT US:E-Mail:ForgottenNewsPodcast@gmail.comFacebook page:https://www.facebook.com/Forgotten-News-PodcastTwitter:@NewsForgottenHEY! CAN YOU HELP US?!PLEASE HELP THE FORGOTTEN NEWS PODCASTTO COVER THE COSTS OF RESEARCH, INVESTIGATION,AUDIO EQUIPMENT. AND PODCAST HOSTING FEES.ANY DONATION - EVEN A DOLLAR - WOULD REALLY HELP US OUT!Just click on this PAYPAL link, to contribute.Thank You! Thank You! Thank You
1/8/2018

THE 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HISTORICAL REFERENCES:The Wise Woman of Plum Hollow, Ottawa Free Press, March 16, 1891.My Grandmother Was Mother Barnes - The Witch of Plum Hollow, by Roy Barnes.The Plum Hollow Witch, Ontario Rewind (October 27, 2016).GUEST HOST:Sarah Norton of The Salty Canadian Podcast.GUEST VOICES:Intro / Extro - Brandon Cruz of Interdimensional RSS and the Submitted For Your Approval podcast.Elizabeth Barnes - Sunny Megatron of The American Sex Podcast.Extro Aphorism (voice): Kit Caren of the Forgotten News Podcast.MUSIC:Kevin MacLeod of Incompetech.com –Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 Licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses / by/3.0Laendler in C Minor Hess 68AmericanaI Knew A GuySimple Music to Frighten Small Children ByDaytime TV ThemeAmericanamedicinesocks:Mareba Jos - Who Were The Witches?Jesse_Kahat-Taillon:Passing ThroughSOUND EFFECTS:Freesound.orgEXTRO APHORISM: Source: Chesterton, G.K., Heretics, Christmas and the Aesthetes (1905). SUPPORT OUR SPONSOR!This episode was brought to you by Sudio Sweden headphonesUse thediscount code "FORGOTTEN" for15% OFF on ANY purchase.CONTACT US:E-Mail:ForgottenNewsPodcast@gmail.comFacebook page:https://www.facebook.com/Forgotten-News-PodcastTwitter:@NewsForgottenHEY! CAN YOU HELP US?!PLEASE HELP THE FORGOTTEN NEWS PODCASTTO COVER THE COSTS OF RESEARCH, INVESTIGATION,AUDIO EQUIPMENT. AND PODCAST HOSTING FEES.ANY DONATION - EVEN A DOLLAR - WOULD REALLY HELP US OUT!Just click on this PAYPAL link, to contribute.Thank You! Thank You! Thank You
1/4/2018

NEW 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 day or eve.In this episode, we will discuss that tradition, and our own effort to revive it, here in the internet age.HISTORICAL REFERENCES:New year's Calls, Cleveland Plain Dealer, December 29, 1855.New Year's Day, Cleveland Plain Dealer, January 02, 1858.The Fat Man's New Year Calls, Cleveland Plain Dealer, January 02, 1861.PARTICIPATING PODCASTS AND LISTENERS:36 Times PodcastAmerican History PodcastCan We Cult PodcastCanadian True Crime PodcastCrime Crazy PodcastEverything Is Awesome PodcastMartinis and the Macabre PodcastMurderish PodcastMurder She Spoke PodcastPhysical Attraction PodcastRedHanded PodcastSaed's Room PodcastShattered Worlds RPG PodcastStat! PodcastStrange Animals PodcastSuper Serious Social Justice PodcastTales from the Fandom PodcastThe Scary Sisters PodcastThe Story Behind PodcastThe Trail Went Cold PodcastTrue Crime Fan Club PodcastTrue Crime FinlandTrue Crime Sweden PodcastUnder The Midnight Sun PodcastWeird Sh*t PodcastWe’re All Just Pretending PodcastWives Tales PodcastMichael Hoggett (listener)Jane "Sunflower" Doe (listener)CO-HOST & EXTRO APHORISM (voice):Kit CarenHOST INTRO: Nina InnsteadMUSIC:Kevin MacLeod of Incompetech.com –Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 Licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses / by/3.0The Curtain RisesI Knew A GuyDaytime TV ThemeDeadly Rouletteisisip:Auld Lang Sybe - piano musicSOUND EFFECTS:Freesound.orgVoyage400EXTRO APHRORISM: Source: Chesterton, G.K., A Chesterton Calendar, New Year's Day (1912).SUPPORT OUR SPONSOR!This episode was brought to you by Sudio Sweden headphonesUse thediscount code "FORGOTTEN" for15% OFF on ANY purchase.CONTACT US:E-Mail:ForgottenNewsPodcast@gmail.comFacebook page:https://www.facebook.com/Forgotten-News-PodcastTwitter:@NewsForgottenHEY! CAN YOU HELP US?!PLEASE HELP THE FORGOTTEN NEWS PODCASTTO COVER THE COSTS OF RESEARCH, INVESTIGATION,AUDIO EQUIPMENT. AND PODCAST HOSTING FEES.ANY DONATION - EVEN A DOLLAR - WOULD REALLY HELP US OUT!Just click on this PAYPAL link, to contribute.Thank You! Thank You! Thank You
12/24/2017

CHRISTMAS 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 wasn’t the only place of business where that happened.HISTORICAL REFERENCES:Fun at the Stock Exchange; Rollicking Brokers Anticipating the Joys of Merry Christmas, New York Times, December 24, 1882.Fun at the Exchanges, New York Times, December 25, 1881Grocery Mens’ Jubilee: A Day of Much Amusement at the Exchange, New York Times, January 01, 1882.Forgotten News: The Crime of the Century and Other Lost Stories, by Jack Finney (1983).Book text is available for free online check-out.GUEST VOICES:Guest Host & Extro Aphorism - Kit Caren from the Forgotten News Podcast.New York Times Reporter - AlexPeters from DACAPO Productions and the music duo Bards of Copper.Jack Finney – P.J. Kokesh from the Bicker Bots Podcast.Intro / Extro - Jeff Richardson from the Shattered Worlds RPG Podcast and the Everything is Awesome podcast.MUSIC:Kevin MacLeod of Incompetech.com –Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 Licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses / by/3.0Jingle Bells (Calm)I Knew A GuyFreesound.org:Deck The HallsWe Wish You A Merry ChristmasAmy Cappella Leitch:Passing ThroughEXTRO APHORISM:Source: Chesterton, G.K., The Wrong Books At Christmas, Illustrated London News, January 09, 1909.SUPPORT OUR SPONSOR!This episode was brought to you by Sudio Sweden headphonesUse thediscount code "FORGOTTEN"for15% OFF on ANY purchase.CONTACT US:E-Mail:ForgottenNewsPodcast@gmail.comFacebook page:https://www.facebook.com/Forgotten-News-PodcastTwitter:@NewsForgottenHEY! CAN YOU HELP US?!PLEASE HELP THE FORGOTTEN NEWS PODCASTTO COVER THE COSTS OF RESEARCH, INVESTIGATION,AUDIO EQUIPMENT. AND PODCAST HOSTING FEES.ANY DONATION - EVEN A DOLLAR - WOULD REALLY HELP US OUT!Just click on this PAYPAL link, to contribute.Thank You! Thank You! Thank You
12/20/2017

THE 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 from a tree, by an angry mob. This is the true story of the lynching -- and its extremely strange aftermath.HISTORICAL REFERENCES:Cleveland Plain Dealer, 07/28/1873; 08/01/1873; 08/05/1873.Hangtown: The True Story of the Lynching of Jefferson Davis, by Rhonda Hogarth.Haunted Tuscarawas County [Ohio], by Debra Robinson.GUEST VOICES:Guest Host & Extro Aphorism - Kit Caren from the Forgotten News Podcast.Jefferson “Jeff” Davis - Steve Blitzin from the Drift and Ramble podcastIntro / Extro - Jeremy Collins of the podcast and Facebook groupPodcasts We Listen To.Kevin MacLeod of Incompetech.com –Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 Licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses / by/3.0AmericanaCarpe DiemI Knew A GuyAndy Wang of the the Inspired Money podcast -Passing Through (chorus)EXTRO APHORISM:Source: Chesterton, G.K., Illustrated London News, July 7, 1906, reprinted inWit & Wisdom..CONTACT US:E-Mail:ForgottenNewsPodcast@gmail.comFacebook page:https://www.facebook.com/Forgotten-News-PodcastTwitter:@NewsForgottenHEY! CAN YOU HELP US?!PLEASE HELP THE FORGOTTEN NEWS PODCASTTO COVER THE COSTS OF RESEARCH, INVESTIGATION,AUDIO EQUIPMENT. AND PODCAST HOSTING FEES.ANY DONATION - EVEN A DOLLAR - WOULD REALLY HELP US OUT!Just click on this PAYPAL link, to contribute.Thank You! Thank You! Thank You!
12/15/2017

THE PARTY OF THE CENTURY – 1896

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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, when it was suddenly and unexpectedly raided by the police, on the basis of a tip that “indecent entertainment” was taking place at the party, including the famous exotic dancer Little Egypt and other similar performers. This episode tells the story of the party and its aftermath.HISTORICAL REFERENCES:New York Times, December 21-24, 27 & 29-31, 1896; January 1-6 & 8-14, 16-18, 21-24, 26-28 & 30-31, 1897.Cleveland Plain Dealer, January 13, 16, 19, 23, 27 & 28-29, 1897.LITTLE EGYPT (ASHEA WABA):Photo-1896Photo-1897Illustration of dance performance by Little Egypt,from National Police Gazette, March 1894.GUEST VOICES:Captain George “Whiskers” Chapman – Floyd Fry from the The Pop List Podcast.William Howe, Attorney – Pavo from the Foot of the Mountain Podcast, the Pancast Podcast and That’s no Moon, it’s a Podcast.Lottie Mortimer - Keri Schroeder from the Books In The Wild and the Ghouls Just Want To Have Fun PodcastHerbert Seeley - Alex Peters from DACAPO Productions and the music duo Bards of Copper.Colonel E.C. James, Attorney - David Ginsburg from The Tales from The Fandom PodcastMinnie Renwood - Erin Whitehead from The Braless PodcastAnabelle Moore - Karen Wickham from the Stat! PodcastLittle Egypt (Ashea Waba); Cora Routt – Kit Caren from the Forgotten News PodcastHost Intro: Nina InnsteadExtro Aphorism - Anabelle D-C from AnabelleAudios@hotmail.comKevin MacLeod of Incompetech.com –Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 Licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses / by/3.0At RestThe Curtain RisesI Knew A GuyLife of RileyWagner Bridal ChorusSOUND EFFECTS:Wedding Bells; Female Walking Quickly - Freesound.org EXTRO APHORISM:Source: Chesterton, G.K., Cockneys And Their Jokes (1909), included in All Things Considered, a collection of Chesterton essays.CONTACT US:E-Mail:ForgottenNewsPodcast@gmail.comFacebook page:https://www.facebook.com/Forgotten-News-PodcastTwitter:@NewsForgottenHEY! CAN YOU HELP US?!PLEASE HELP THE FORGOTTEN NEWS PODCASTTO COVER THE COSTS OF RESEARCH, INVESTIGATION,AUDIO EQUIPMENT. AND PODCAST HOSTING FEES.ANY DONATION - EVEN A DOLLAR - WOULD REALLY HELP US OUT!Just click on this PAYPAL link, to contribute.Thank You! Thank You! Thank You!
10/31/2017

EVIL 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!) into believing she had amazing and miraculous powers to communicate with the dead, including his late wife. In 1888, she nearly fleeced him of his entire life savings, until she and her cronies were arrested for conspiracy to commit fraud, and were put on trial.HISTORICAL REFERENCES:New York Sun, March 29, 1888.New York Tribune, April 2 & May 1, 1888.The New York Times, March 29, 1888.New York Times, June 17, 1888.Editha Diss DeBar – background:Empress of Swindle: The Life of Ann Odelia Diss Debar, by John Benedict Buescherhttps://wikivisually.com/wiki/Swami_Laura_Horoshttps://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/newspapers/OW19011225.2.50Howe & Hummel law firm - background:Murphy, Cait, Scoundrels in Law. The Trials of Howe & Hummel (2010). Rovere, Richard, Howe and Hummel: Their True and Scandalous History (1947, second ed., 1985) [original title: The Magnificent Shysters].GUEST VOICES:Editha Diss DeBar: Lanie Hobbs from the True Crime Fan Club podcast and the We’re All Just Pretending podcast.Luther Marsh: Pete Lutz from the Pulp Pourri podcast, the Jake Dimes podcast, the Range Detective podcast; and the Save the Last Word for Me podcast.William Howe: Frank Docherty from the English Martial Arts podcast.Jeremy Collins from Podcasts We Listen To podcast and Facebook group.Host Intro & Extro Aphorism: Anabelle D-C from Forgotten News Podcast, and also AnabelleAudios@hotmail.com.EPISODE MUSIC:Kevin MacLeod of Incompetech.com –Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 Licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses / by/3.0At RestThe Curtain RisesI Knew A GuyMidnight_MeetingNightmare MachineSimple Music to Frighten Small Children ByFreesound.org:Ghostly Music Strange_Ambient_Music_1_-_Monastery_-_Broken_ChimeScary ViolinsSOUND EFFECTS:Dementia a.k.a. Daughter of Horror - 1955 (film intro, public domain).EXTRO APHORISM:Source: Chesterton, G.K., The Resurrection of Father Brown (stort story, 1926), available in the collection, The Incredulity of Father BrownCONTACT US:E-Mail:ForgottenNewsPodcast@gmail.comFacebook page:https://www.facebook.com/Forgotten-News-PodcastTwitter:@NewsForgottenHEY! CAN YOU HELP US?!PLEASE HELP THE FORGOTTEN NEWS PODCASTTO COVER THE COSTS OF RESEARCH, INVESTIGATION,AUDIO EQUIPMENT. AND PODCAST HOSTING FEES.ANY DONATION - EVEN A DOLLAR - WOULD REALLY HELP US OUT!Just click on this PayPal link, to contribute.PAYPALThank You! Thank You! Thank You!
10/19/2017

KIDNAPPERS, 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 in 1920: the nation of China and Cleveland, Ohio (sort of).HISTORICAL REFERENCES:30 Men Arrested by Crew of S.S. Roosevelt, After Crooks Rob Excursionists,Cleveland Plain Dealer, September 7, 1920.American Saves Girls from Chinese Pirates,Cleveland Plain Dealer, September 8,1920.GUEST VOICES:Miss C.S.K. Neilson: Minna Kavilo, from the True Crime Findland podcastPoliceman: Thom Knight from the Five Point Five podcast and the Blue Recluse podcast.Peggy Hull: Felicia Korenstein, a listener, and a friend of the showListener Warning & Dictionary Voice: Michele Arsenault, a listener, and fellow member of the Facebook group called Podcasts We Listen To.Unidentified Alleged Pick-Pocket: Ian Goodman, a listener, and a friend of the show.Host Intro & Extro Aphorism: Anabelle D-C from Forgotten News Podcast, and also AnabelleAudios@hotmail.comEPISODE MUSIC:Kevin MacLeod of Incompetech.com –Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 Licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses / by/3.0At RestThe Curtain RisesI Knew A GuyRainbowsThe Show Must Be GoMystery BazaarJackson F. Smith of Free Music ArchiveCantina_RagEXTRO APHORISM:Source: Chesterton, G.K., The Sins of Prince Saradine (1911, short story), within collection, The Innocence of Father BrownCONTACT US:E-Mail:ForgottenNewsPodcast@gmail.comFacebook page:https://www.facebook.com/Forgotten-News-PodcastTwitter:@NewsForgottenHEY! CAN YOU HELP US?!PLEASE HELP THE FORGOTTEN NEWS PODCASTTO COVER THE COSTS OF RESEARCH, INVESTIGATION,AUDIO EQUIPMENT. AND PODCAST HOSTING FEES.ANY DONATION - EVEN A DOLLAR - WOULD REALLY HELP US OUT!Just click on this PayPal link, to contribute.PAYPALThank You! Thank You! Thank You!PATRONIZE OUR ADVERTISERS!Lobos Studios. This is your “one stop shop” for computer repair and website creation.No matter where you live, or where you do business, Steve Sobol of Lobos Studios can help you.Anabelle Audios. Do you need a young female voice, for an advertisement, a podcast, an audio drama, a voicemail greeting, or anything else?Anabelle D-C is the person you want.
10/7/2017

AN 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 woman, Margaret Morris. This was the first lynching to take place in Ohio.HISTORICAL REFERENCES:Adams County Democrat, October 31, 1856.Cleveland Plain Dealer, December 9 and 24, 1856.GUEST VOICES:Bill Terry: Cole Johnson from the Cole Sportz podcast and the Revelations podcast.Margaret Morris: Erica Jones from the Martinis and the Macabre podcast.Jane Terry: Danielle Jones from the Between Us Girls podcast.Reporter, Adams County Democrat: Jeff Richardson from the Shattered Worlds RPG Podcast and the Everything is Awesome podcast.Host Intro, Listener Warning, Extro Aphorism: Anabelle D-C from the Forgotten News Podcast and AnabelleAudios@hotmail.com.EPISODE MUSIC:Kevin MacLeod of Incompetech.com –Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 Licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses / by/3.0At RestThe Curtain RisesI Knew A GuyDreams Become RealInner LightParting of the Ways - Part 2String Impromptu Number 1SovereignRumble - Link WraySOUND EFFECTS:Angry Mob sound effects: Freesound.org EXTRO APHORISM:Source: Chesterton, G.K., God of the Gongs (short story), within collection The Wisdom of Father Brown (1914).CONTACT US:E-Mail:ForgottenNewsPodcast@gmail.comFacebook page:https://www.facebook.com/Forgotten-News-PodcastTwitter:@NewsForgottenHEY! CAN YOU HELP US?!PLEASE HELP THE FORGOTTEN NEWS PODCASTTO COVER THE COSTS OF RESEARCH, INVESTIGATION,AUDIO EQUIPMENT. AND PODCAST HOSTING FEES.ANY DONATION - EVEN A DOLLAR - WOULD REALLY HELP US OUT!Just click on this PayPal link, to contribute.PAYPALThank You! Thank You! Thank You!PATRONIZE OUR ADVERTISERS!Lobos Studios. This is your “one stop shop” for computer repair and website creation.No matter where you live, or where you do business, Steve Sobol of Lobos Studios can help you.Anabelle Audios. Do you need a young female voice, for an advertisement, a podcast, an audio drama, a voicemail greeting, or anything else?Anabelle D-C is the person you want.