Episode 5: How Do You Put A Sweater On A Turkey?

November 20, 2017
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In 1923, an Augusta, Georgia newspaper printed a story about two female teachers who did not want to behead their holiday turkey. The teachers tried a different method to prepare their turkey for the oven --chloroforming the turkey. Shannon and Traci look into the story to determine if its fowl folklore.

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Legend of the Chloroformed Turkey
Newspaper article mentioned in this episode

Southern Mysteries Extras: How We Met & Why Do A Podcast

November 14, 2017
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Shannon and Traci answer the most common questions from fans: How We Met, Why We Podcast & What to expect from Southern Mysteries as we move forward. Connect on Facebook to join us for Facebook Live each week we release an episode: https://www.facebook.com/SouthernMysteriesPodcast/

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Episode 4: Georgia Tann’s Children

November 12, 2017
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From the 1920s until 1950, Georgia Tann used a network of powerful accomplices to take advantage of the poor and helpless in and around Memphis, Tennessee. Her crimes made her one of the most notorious child traffickers of the 20th century and led to countless unsolved mysteries throughout the South and across the country.

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Theme Song: "Dark & Troubled" by Panthernburn
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More about this episode
Investigation of the Tennessee Children's Home Society of Memphis, portion of report to Governor Browning
Tann Investigation Scrapbook, State of Tennessee
Unvolved Mysteries Episode Info, December 1989

Episode 3: The Legend of the Pope Lick Monster

October 29, 2017
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In this episode we're exploring an urban legend that has led countless seekers to a dangerous trestle bridge in Louisville, Kentucky.

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Theme Song: "Dark & Troubled" by Panthernburn
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Episode 2: It’s Raining Strange Eels

October 29, 2017
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In 1892 The New York Sun published a story about strange eels raining on small town Coalburg, Alabama. Did it really happen or was this a tall tale gone national? Shannon and Traci investigate with the help of Alabama weather historian, Bill Murray, and Alabama weird news journalist, Kelly Kazek.

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Theme Song: "Dark & Troubled" by Panthernburn
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Bill Murray: Alabama Weather Blog: https://www.alabamawx.com/?page_id=36077
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Kelly Kazek: Follow Kelly’s blog to learn more about her adventures and search for all things weird in Alabama https://kellykazek.com

Episode 1: The Phantom Barber

October 29, 2017
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For three weeks, in the summer of 1942, residents of Pascagoula, Mississippi were terrorized by “The Phantom Barber” who broke into homes and cut the hair of his sleeping victims. In this episode, Shannon and Traci discuss the attacks and strange events that happened in the years after them. Included is an interview with author, Sandra Moncrief, who grew up in Pascagoula and was a child when the attacks happened. Sandra’s family kept a "billy stick" in their Pascagoula home to protect her from the intruder who was obsessed with young girls. Sandra’s book, “The Phantom Barber” dives deeper into the investigation and includes interviews with victims.

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: Sandra Moncreif’s “The Phantom Barber”: https://www.amazon.com/Phantom-Barber-Sandra-Moncrief/dp/1518784151

 

Preview

October 18, 2017
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Preview of Southern Mysteries Podcast. Learn what to expect when the podcast launches on October 30, 2017

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