Book Discussion on With Love to Yourself and Baby
John Alstadt talked about his book, With Love to Yourself and Baby: The Story of the Poison Candy Murders, about an 1898 “murder by… read more
John Alstadt talked about his book, With Love to Yourself and Baby: The Story of the Poison Candy Murders, about an 1898 “murder by mail” case in Dover, Delaware, one of the earliest such cases in the United States.
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Dover, Delaware, from June 17-21 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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Delware Heritage Commission
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Delaware Public Archives
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Book Discussion on Hearts Away, Bombs Away
Vincent DePaul Gisriel talked about his book Hearts Away, Bombs Away, in which he chronicles the story of his father, a…