Sources Ep 181 - Martin Tabert and Convict Leasing

Benns, Whitney. “American Slavery, Reinvented.” The Atlantic. 21 Sep, 2015. Web. 14 May,

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Gilmore, Kim. “Slavery and Prison - Understanding the Connections.” History is a Weapon. - good source of graphs on various prison statistics

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2.) Associated Press. “Plan to Visit Taber Grave.” St. Petersburg Times. 25 April, 1923.,6953675&hl=en

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8.) Shofner, Jerrell H. “Postscript to the Martin Tabert Case: Peonage as usual in the Florida

turpentine camos.” The Florida Historical Quarterly 60.2 (1981): 161–173.

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10.) “Whipping Boss Admits Job.” Decatur Review. 19, Apr 1923.

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Hampton Institute: A Working-Class Think Tank. 30 Oct, 2013.

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Sources Ep 182 - Dentist Painless Parker

The Oregon Daily Journal - Feb 21, 1915

Albuquerque Journal, March 2, 1979

Oakland Tribune Sept 14, 1913

Oakland Tribune Feb 2, 1915

Sausalito News, Oct 3, 1925

The early adventures of Painless Parker by Peter Pronych and Arden Christen.

The Excruciating History of Dentistry: Toothsome Tales & Oral Oddities from Babylon to Braces By James Wynbrandt


Sources for Ep. 183 - The Norco Shootout

Riverside PD (2010) Norco Bank Robbery, 

Irvine PD training video (1982), 

M. Ayoub (2010) Tactical Lessons from the Norco Bank Robber

R. Valdemar (2011), Survivalists and the Harrowing Norco Bank Robbery 

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Sources for Ep 185 - Con Man Victor Lustig.

Maysh, Jeff Handsome Devil Kindle Single, 2015

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of the most notorious con-artists of the twentieth century – Count Victor Lustig

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Hoosier Folk Legends By Ronald L. Baker


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Democracy Betrayed: The Wilmington Race Riot of 1898 and Its Legacy. Contributors: David S. Cecelski, William H. Chafe, Laura F. Edwards, Raymond Gavins, Glenda E. Gilmore, John Haley, Michael Honey, Stephen Kantrowitz, H. Leon Prather Sr., Timothy B. Tyson, LeeAnn Whites, Richard Yarborough.  The University of North Carolina Press 1998

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Sources for Ep. 190 - The Lizard People

The Winnipeg Tribune April 10, 1933

The Ottawa Journal Feb 27, 1933

Miami Daily News Jan 29, 1934

The Decatur Herald Jan 30, 1934


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Sources for Ep 192 - Jackie Mitchell  and Babe Ruth

Her Curves Were Too Much For Them by Andy Broome 

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Fighting Traffic: The Dawn of the Motor Age in the American City By Peter D. Norton


194 - Episode sources for The Girl Watchers

Mirror, Mirror: The Importance of Looks in Everyday Life By Elaine Hatfield, Susan Spreche

The Tuscaloosa News - June 11, 1962

The Valley News - Oct 11, 1968

New York Magazine Oct 14, 1968

The Odessa American - Oct 4, 1968

The Girl Watcher's Guide by Donald J Sauers 1954


Sources for Episode #195 - An American Pugilist in London

The First Black Boxing Champions: Essays on Fighters of the 1800s to the 1920s by Colleen Aycock and Mark Scott

Black Terror: Bill Richmond’s Revolutionary Boxing by TJ Desch Obi


Sources for Episode #196 - Killer Bees

The Daily Mail - Aug 24, 1972

The Delta Democrat Times Dec 20, 1972

St Louis Post Dispatch Sept 20, 1972.

Lebanon Daily News, June 12, 1975

The San Bernardino County Sun July 27, 1934

The Gallup Independent, Sept 12, 1934

The Salt Lake tribune, July 15, 1934

Los Angeles Times, Nov 22nd, 1933

50 Health Scares that Fizzled By Joan R. Callahan


Sources for Ep. 197 - The Orphans of New York City

Street-Rats and Gutter-Snipes: Child Pickpockets and Street Culture in New York City, 1850-1900 by Timothy J. Gilfoyle

The Orphan Trains by Kristin Johnson


Sources for Ep. 198 - Henry Tufts

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Williams, Daniel E. “Doctor, Preacher, Soldier, Thief: A New World of Possibilities in the Rogue Narrative of Henry Tufts.”


Sources for Ep. 199 - Tony and The Shotgun

Indianapolis Monthly Feb 2007

The Indianapolis Star, Feb12, 1977

The Indianapolis Star, Feb 9, 1977

The Indianapolis Star, Feb 8, 1977


Sources for Ep. 200 - Otto in the Attic

Los Angeles Times, April 8, 1930

Los Angeles Times, April 9, 1930

Los Angeles Times, April 12, 1930

Los Angeles Times, June 17, 1930

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Los Angeles Times, June 30, 1930

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