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Iron Hand In A Velvet Glove: The Veiled Prophet of St. Louis Part 2

Blinders Off

Release Date: 02/27/2019

Who was the Veiled Prophet in 1972? And why do we get a free fireworks display in Downtown St. Louis every year? Also learn what it was like to be a Maid of Honor at a VP Ball, the crushing power of shame, and how ACTION avoided a massive lawsuit.

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Interview guests include:

Dr. Thomas Spencer Professor of History and Dean of the Honors College, Texas A&M University at Kingsville, author of The St. Louis Veiled Prophet Celebration: Power on Parade, 1877-1995 http://www.tamuk.edu/artsci/hisphilpol/facultyandstaff/Spencer.html

Lucy Ferriss Author of Unveiling the Prophet: The Misadventures of a Reluctant Debutante http://lucyferriss.com/

Joe Schwartz Author, The Veiled Prophet of Saint Louis https://www.amazon.com/Veiled-Prophet-Saint-Louis-ebook/dp/B00BZBJ5RM/ref=sr_1_fkmr0_1?keywords=the+veiled+prophet+of+st.+louis+joe+schwarcz&qid=1550953558&s=gateway&sr=8-1-fkmr0