Sources for Dollop # 100 - Jade Helm


Sources for Dollop # 99 - The Radium Girls


Sources for Dollop # 98 - DC Stephenson


M. William Lutholtz, Grand Dragon: D.C. Stephenson and the Ku Klux Klan in Indiana. West Lafayette, IN: Purdue University Press, 1991

Newspaper articles

“Stephenson Fights Murder Testimony.” New York Times, November 6, 1925

“Indiana Swayed Entirely By Klan.” New York Times, November 7, 1923

“Holds Ex-Klansman on Assault Charge.” New York Times, April 4, 1925

“Finds Ex-Klan Head Murdered Woman.” New York Times, November 15, 1925.


The Birth of a Nation (1915) [HD] - Lillian Gish - YouTube. 2015 [ONLINE] Available at: [Accessed 03 May 2015].


“Murder Wasn’t Very Pretty”: The Rise and Fall of D.C. Stephenson | History | Smithsonian. 2015. [ONLINE] Available at: [Accessed 03 May 2015].

D.C Stephenson and the Decline of the Klan | Prisoners of Eternity. [ONLINE] Available at: [Accessed 03 May 2015].

The Rise and Fall of Jim Crow . Jim Crow Stories . The Ku Klux Klan | PBS. 2015. [ONLINE] Available at: [Accessed 03 May 2015].

D.C. Stephenson Trial: 1925 - "I Am The Law In Indiana" - Home, Oberholtzer, Klan, and House - JRank Articles . [ONLINE] Available at: [Accessed 03 May 2015].

1925 Trial of D. C. Stephenson: An Account. 2015. 1925 Trial of D. C. Stephenson: An Account. [ONLINE] Available at: [Accessed 03 May 2015].

Dying Declaration of Madge Oberholtzer. 2015. Dying Declaration of Madge Oberholtzer. [ONLINE] Available at: [Accessed 03 May 2015].

David Curtiss Stephenson | Murderpedia, the encyclopedia of murderers. 2015. [ONLINE] Available at: [Accessed 03 May 2015].

D.C. Stephenson Trial: 1925 – FREE D.C. Stephenson Trial: 1925 information | Find D.C. Stephenson Trial: 1925 research. 2015. [ONLINE] Available at: [Accessed 03 May 2015].

Sources for Dollop # 97 - Frank Fossett


Check out books by Richard Selcer for more stories about Texas characters of the Wild West - "Fort Worth CharactersHell’s Half Acre: The Life and Legend of a Red-Light District"  and "Legendary Watering Holes: The Saloons That Made Texas Famous."

The Texas Criminal Reports: Cases Argued and Adjudged in the Court of Criminal Appeals in the State of Texas -by  John P White


Sources for Dollop # 96 - The Egg Nog Riot

J. Agnew (1979) The Eggnog riot. Presidio Press.

Stuff You Missed in History Class: The Podcast. 2015. 


Sources for Dollop # 95 - Henry Heimlich


Sources for Dollop #94 - The Business Plot

Butler, Smedley D.. War Is a Racket : The Anti-War Classic by America's Most Decorated Soldier. Port Townsend, WA, USA: Feral House, 2003. ProQuest ebrary full text “The Plot to Seize the White House” by Jules Archer,+Thomas+B.+and+Paul+Dickson,+The+Bonus+Army:+An+American+Epic California Digital Newspaper Collection's%20Who/A-C/Butler_SD.aspx


Sources for Dollop #93 - The Three Jesuses


Sources for Dollop #92 B - The Dole Plane Race


Sources for Dollop #92 - Owen Kildare


Source for Dollop #91 - The Shanghai Kelly's

The Magnificent Rogues of San Francisco: A Gallery of Fakers and Frauds, Rascals and Robber Barons, Scoundrels and Scalawags



Sources for Dollop #90 - Childbirth in America

Epstein, Rachel Hutter, M. D. Get Me Out, A History of Childbirth from the Garden of Eden to the Sperm Bank   2010 W.W. Norton and Company Sloan, Mark M.D. Birth Day, A Pediatrician Explores the Science, History, and the Wonder of Childbirth  2009 Ballantine Books

Coley James Milman; Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh. A case of Caesarean operation : accompanied with pathological remarks on puerperal metritis, or acute inflammation of the uterus (Kindle ) 1845

Mortality of Mothers in Childbirth (Kindle). The American Journal of Nursing. 1917 Pendleton, Hester. The parents' guide for the transmission of desired qualities to offspring, and childbirth made easy (Kindle). New York : Fowlers and Wells. 1848

Channing, Walter, 1786-1876. A treatise on etherization in childbirth : illustrated by five hundred and eighty-one cases (Kindle). Boston : William D. Ticknor and Co..1847

Smith, Hugh. Letters to married ladies, to which is added, a letter on corsets, and copious notes (Kindle). New York, H.C. Sleight. 1832

Shew, Joel, 1816-1855. Midwifery and the diseases of women (Kindle). New York : Fowlers and Wells. 1852

Niethammer, Carolyn  Daughters of the Earth: The Lives and Legends of American Indian Women   1977 Collier Macmillan Labor Among Primitive People   The Unwritten 

Literature of the Hopi  By Hattie Greene Lockett to Bed: Childbearing in America, 1750-1950 and Lying-in: A History of Childbirth in America By Richard W. Wertz, Dorothy C. Wertz 1978


Sources for Dollop #89 - Russell Colvin


Sources for Dollop #88 - The Trojan Taco


Sources for Dollop #87 - Action Park


Sources for Dollop #86 - Tom Dennison and the Omaha Race Riot


Sources for Dollop # 85 - Symbionese Liberation Army


Sources for Dollop # 84 - Goody Davis and Elizabeth Howell


Sources for Dollop #83 - Boxer Tim "Doc" Anderson

Hotten, John: The Years of the Locusts   Yellow Jersey May 1, 2008  and various from:,,20098632,00.html


Sources for Dollop #82  - Deborah Sampson


Sources for Dollop # 81 - The Lamb Funeral Home