Dr. Baxter: Grave Robber

Today I’ll be running my Grave Robbing 101 tour in Lincoln Park, the old City Cemetery, as part of Obscura Day 2016. It’s sold out, so no need to promote further, but since I’ll be quoting a bit of Dr. A.J. Baxter’s memories of robbing that particular graveyard, I thought I’d post his whole bit. Read More…

Podcast: Geeking Out Over Mr. Couch

Hear the podcast  at archive.org,  or on feedburner (scroll to the bottom),  or via iTunes. Etching of the tomb above was found amongthe papers. A few weeks ago I was contacted by Rachel Williams, a great great great grand-daughter of Ira Couch, the man whose family tomb still stands in Lincoln Park, and the subject of one of our early Read More…

Podcast: Rambling in Rose Hill

Here’s a shot that should tell you just about all you need to know about how our trip to Rose Hill went: Yeah. About like that. We were joined by Susan Sherman, who explains how she is now part corpse due to a recent surgery, and was with me at the “Murder Castle” investigation a Read More…