At the end of the last post, Judge Nathan Q. Tanquary – who had been presumed dead for just over a month – unexpectedly communicated to his wife that he was in Peru, and heading home to Texas. Upon his return to Fort Stockton, the judge lost no time in explaining what had befallen him … More The Even Stranger Reappearance of Judge Nathan Q. Tanquary
It’s been a while since I posted anything. I’ve been working on another project that I’m really excited about — a book about a 1901 court case. It was originally going to be a post on this blog but I kept digging and learning more interesting things about the story, so it’s going to be … More The Strange Disappearance of Judge Nathan Q. Tanquary
I haven’t seen La Maison du Mystère, the 10-episode French serial. I’m afraid I never will. The odds of disappointment are too great: no movie could live up to these 1923 stills of the silent film.