Tag Archives: Quaker City in the 1840’s to 1860’s

Poeiana – Boston Statue/Roger Corman/Travel/Plunkert/Nevermore Review


Congrats to Edgar Allan Poe, and to Boston for arranging such a nice home coming. Also thanks to Katherine Jihyun Kim, PhD, a true fan and “Poe Guy”. Ric Ben-Safed President and founder of the “George Lippard Society” Get a … Continue reading

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Favorite Author Duane Swierczynski to speak at Free Library of Philadelphia (central ) Feb 26, 2015.


Upcoming Author Events on February 26, 2015 Laura Lippman | Hush Hush: A Tess Monaghan Novel with Duane Swierczynski | Canary (A) Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 7:30PM Add to your calendar Central Library Cost: FREE No tickets required. For … Continue reading

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Family of VP George M.Dallas, James Dallas, An Anglican Priest of the Church of England.


James Dallas was the nephew of US Treasury Secretary Alexander J. Dallas) and was the first cousin of the US Senator and vice president George M. Dallas. His Father was related by marriage to Lord Byron and a friend of … Continue reading

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Poeiana-Bankruptcy/Boston Bust/Nevermore Off Broadway/Reanimator/Authors Houses


My thanks and appreciation to Herb Moskowitz for this information, which I have re-posted to my WordPress Blog on George Lippard’s “Quaker City” blog. George Lippard was one of many Philadelphia authors and writers. George Lippard also raised money to … Continue reading

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AN EVENING OF EDGAR ALLAN POE – Free Library of Philadelphia


Thanks Herb for forwarding this: At Phila Free Library…an evening of Edgar A. Poe… Ric Ben-Safed rdb1938 Get a signature like this: Click here! On Monday, October 20, 2014 1:20 PM, Herb Moskovitz <herbphilly@aol.com> wrote: AN EVENING OF EDGAR ALLAN … Continue reading

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George Lippard would have approved of this ‘notice’!


  ———- Forwarded message ———- From: Jeffrey A. Savoye Date: Sat, Oct 11, 2014 at 2:32 PM Subject: Death of Joseph V. Ridgely To: I regret to announce the death of Joseph V. Ridgely, at Holy Cross Hospital in Silver … Continue reading

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God, Stephen Hawking and M Theory


God, Stephen Hawking and M Theory I speak my brain on Channel 4 News about the booksellers’ current favourite controversy – Stephen Hawking versus God –Ted Share4 Email Yesterday, when I should have been writing a paper about data from … Continue reading

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