Bicycling Julius “Nicky” Arnstein


He was born Julius Wilford Arndstein in Norway on July 1, 1879, the son of a German Jew named Moses Arndstein and his Dutch wife, Thekla Van Shaw¹.   They came to the United States when he was an infant and received a good education and worked as a contractor for a time. But Nick was … Continue reading Bicycling Julius “Nicky” Arnstein

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Child Murderer Albert Vincent Dyer, did he do it?


This is the data from Elbert Zain's book. He felt strongly that Dyer did it. Maybe but we felt that the time was off and rectified it to 8:30 that morning and got this. Dyer has a fixed trine in his chart and mutable cosmic cross. If you look at the aspectarian below you will … Continue reading Child Murderer Albert Vincent Dyer, did he do it?

Mollie Tibbets, a life cut short


We like most Americans were horrified by the murder of college student Mollie Tibbets, and so to honour her decided to do her chart.  We have rectified it against her death and feel comfortable with presenting it. Certain things in her map do alarm us:  Neptune in the ninth of higher education and university study … Continue reading Mollie Tibbets, a life cut short

Lizzie Borden took an Axe


Netflix has a series on Lizzie Borden starring Christina Ricci, best known for playing Wednesday in the television show, the Addams Family.   https://youtu.be/tvamfpszgCI The Netflix show deals with the the infamous Lizzie and the gruesome murder of her father & stepmother in Summer of 1892 that inspired the famous ditty:         … Continue reading Lizzie Borden took an Axe

Smokey reminds you about Forest Fires


 With all the fire raging out in California, it is odd that his birthday, August 9th, was so overlooked, but is it since the WaPo and SF Gate are now blaming him for them in what is the oddest turn of events yet.  Smokey was a U.S. Forest Service creation from Munich-born Albert Staehle a … Continue reading Smokey reminds you about Forest Fires

#590 The Kingfisher:Huey P. Long


                                                ... but I'm a Kingfisher in Louisiana Huey Pierce Long, Jr. was a  a Democratic member of the United States Senate when he was assassinated in 1935. Prior  he had served … Continue reading #590 The Kingfisher:Huey P. Long

Hawley Crippen + the Show Girl


Hawley Crippen  was an American doctor who lived in London with his wife Cora, a London dance-hall girl.  She  was last seen by friends after a dinner at their house in January of 1910. She was known to brow-beat and demoralize her husband in public,  a soft-spoken and relatively meek man, who practiced homeopathic medicine. … Continue reading Hawley Crippen + the Show Girl