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Aug 6, 2009

Long forgotten story about the sensational kidnapping of Caleb Milne IV back in 1935.  Also learn the first #1 on Billboard's album chart, fake radio messages from Europe, two men that died during a fake bank robbery, and the $100 front page publicity stunt.  Retrosponsor: Sal Hepatica laxative.


almost eight years ago

Great podcast and a great story! However, Caleb Milne was not a member of the US Army. He served with the British Army in North Africa as an ambulance driver and stretcher bearer for the American Field Service - which provided ambulances and ambulance drivers for the Allied armies in World War II and the British Army in World War II.