Jan. 15, 2021

S2, Episode 3: Rest in Power

Isn't it a bit ironic that with events such as 9/11 we say...


Isn't it a bit ironic that with events such as 9/11 we say over and over, “gone, but not forgotten” and “never forget”...

Yet, with tragedies that are a little less convenient—we suddenly change our tune to “let sleeping dogs lie.”

America has tried for over a century to forget the events of May 15, 1916.

Don’t let that happen.

An upturned house (a casualty of the 1953 Waco tornados):


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Featured Promo

The Shattered Window


Music by

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Augusta Treverorum


Acting Credits

Introducing Emma Tranter as Elisabeth Freeman
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Osric White as Jesse Washington
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Les Gross as The Prosecuting Attorney
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Pamela Martinie as the Waco Town Citizen


References and Full Music Credits


Voiceover Intro by John Sutton


Special Thank You

Patricia Bernstein, Author of “The First Waco Horror”

Steven Sielaff, Senior Editor & Collection Manager - Baylor U Institute for Oral History

Dianne Reyes, Administrative Associate - Baylor U Institute for Oral History


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