Category Archives: Podcast

The Murder of Julia Wallace Podcast

An insurance salesman goes out on a call from a mysterious man to a location that doesn’t exist. When get gets home, he finds his wife brutally murdered. After a police investigation, he is charged with the crime, found guilty … Continue reading

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Lana Turner and Murder!

She was only 14. Her mother was one of the biggest stars on Hollywood. One night she grabbed a sharp knife from the kitchen, ran upstairs, coming face to face with mom’s abusive boyfriend. Today we have the story a … Continue reading

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The Story of Louis Le Prince

The year was 1890. A 49 year old artist and inventor named Louis Le Prince was about to become world famous for his invention. He boarded a train in Dijon France on the way to Paris. He never arrived and … Continue reading

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The Tale of Leaded Gasoline

Back in the early days of gasoline-powered automobiles, engine had a problem with knocking. The answer, the oil companies thought, was to mix highly toxic lead into the gas. This poison came out in the exhaust and into the air, … Continue reading

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The Flannan Isles Lighthouse Mystery

On the 20th of December 1900, the lighthouse tender Hesperus approached the Flannan Isles with supplies for the lighthouse. When they approached, they new something was wrong. There were no signs of the three-man crew. The island was search. The … Continue reading

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The Tale of Soapy Smith

His name was Jefferson Randolph Smith II. He was born in Newnan, Georgia on November 2, 1860 and he would be known as Soapy, one of the most notorious con men in the old west. From the Shell Game and … Continue reading

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A Double Feature

Yes, two stories this week. First, the story of Bridget Driscoll, a 44 year old mother who was run over by a car that was going a little over walking speed. She was the first pedestrian killed by a automobile, … Continue reading

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Gerald Bull & the Supergun

Canadian Dr. Gerald Bull had a lifelong dream to build a Super Gun, one that could shoot scientific instrument into outer space. It began in 1961, and for almost 30 years he tried to make his dream come true. In … Continue reading

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Acoustic Kitty, Smokey Bear & Boaty McBoatface

In a thrilling podcast, I present three tales of suspense! First, a C.I.A. program to turn house cats in to Russian spies! The second story is the origins of the fire preventing hero, Smokey Bear, and the, why isn’t the … Continue reading

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The Ghost Blimp of 1942

On the 127th episode of Coffee With Jeff, I tell the amazing mystery of the crew of the L-8 Blimp. On August 16, 1942, a blimp carrying two men left the coast of San Francisco to look for, and possibly … Continue reading

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