The Jealous Rage Of Martha Place
Published January 14, 2018
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    AN EYE FOR AN EYE -- A special edition of Yesterday’s News exploring the criminal justice system at its most extreme: Inflicting the Death Penalty... First Lady Of The Electric Chair Episode 212 tells the story behind the first walk of a woman to the electric chair. One cold winter night, a woman apparently attacks her husband with an axe as he walks through the door, leaving him for dead in the entryway. Besides this gruesome sight, neighbors are about to discover a whole house full of horrors. *** Culled from the historic pages of the New York World and Brooklyn Daily Eagle For the story behind the very first execution by electric chair, listen to Episode 19: The Shocking Death Of William Kemmler. To learn more about the Mrs. Knack referred to in this episode, call up Episode 14, “The Long Island Torso Murder.” *** Hosted by Wondery. @wonderymedia Member of the BombPod Media Network. @bombpod It’s time to step up your watch game. Join the MVMT! ZipRecruiter. The smartest way to hire. You can eat like a gourmet and cook like a chef in your own kitchen with Blue Apron, a better way to cook. @BlueApron ZOLA is the wedding registry that will do anything for love. Receive a $50 credit towards your registry when you sign up at *** Incidental music by Nico Vettese Theme music performed by Dave Sams and Rachel Schott, engineered by David Hisch at Third Street Music. Media management by Sean R. Jones Production assistance by Emily Simer Braun Richard O Jones, Executive Producer
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