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Stories of the Forgotten

Stories of the Forgotten

By J'aime Rubio, Author

Travel down the rabbit hole with me as I dig deep into the "Stories of the Forgotten." This podcast will be based on my popular book series by the same name. In this podcast series I will share with you my research into tales from accidental and unexplained deaths to unsolved mysteries and forgotten murders. We will also cover various historic locations and the events that took place there, including their alleged haunted histories and other urban legends.
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S2: Episode 4 - Murder at the Defender Mine
S2: Episode 4 - Murder at the Defender Mine
Come with me today as we explore a murder that took place in Amador County in the late 1920's. Learn the tragic story of the death of Stockton resident, Harold Lage, and find out all the details concerning the murderer, Willard Shannon who would eventually become one of Folsom's infamous "93" men to be executed by hanging. 
13:39
November 13, 2022
S2: Episode 3: The Argonaut Mine Disaster (Part 2) The Miners
S2: Episode 3: The Argonaut Mine Disaster (Part 2) The Miners
Today, September 18, 2022, join me on a trip to three cemeteries in Jackson, California, as I share with you the stories of each of the 47 miners who perished that fateful night of August 27, 1922. On the 100 year anniversary of the date (September 18, 1922) the miners were discovered and recovered, I will share with you the names of each miner and the details of their lives. 
33:08
September 18, 2022
S2: Episode 2 - The Argonaut Mine Disaster (Part 1)
S2: Episode 2 - The Argonaut Mine Disaster (Part 1)
Travel today with me, as we go deep down into the Argonaut Mine in Jackson, California, as you learn about the events that took place on the night of August 27, 1922. Learn the details of what transpired that night, as well as eyewitness accounts from the men who barely made it out with their lives. Tragically, 47 miners working in the levels below weren't so lucky. Let's go over the facts of this case, piece by piece and try to determine, if possible, what really happened that night.  **This will be part one of a two part series in honor of the 100th year anniversary of these tragic events in Amador County history.** (A huge thanks to my friend, George Pasalich, grandson of Steve Pasalich, survivor of the Argonaut Mine Disaster who has so willingly shared his family history with me.)  Some of my Cited Sources: The fantastic and irreplaceable Larry Cenotto did a lot of research into this subject and it is duly noted within this podcast; information from O. Henry Mace's book "47 Down" is also mentioned. Other notable sources from about 50 newspaper articles (if not more) from all over the state, and the country, but not limited to Amador County, Sacramento, San Francisco and San Joaquin County newspapers; The Report of Governor Stephen’s Committee of Inquiry on the Argonaut Mine Disaster, published in Volume 114 of the Engineering and Mining Journal and more. 
33:21
September 05, 2022
S2: Episode 1 - Stories from the Anaheim Cemetery
S2: Episode 1 - Stories from the Anaheim Cemetery
Stroll along with me through Anaheim Cemetery, where I will share two stories, one connected to each grave. The first grave, located on the most southern easterly side of the cemetery we visit Charles Lehman. On the eve of the 150th anniversary of his death, Anaheim's first lawman who was killed in the line of duty, I will discuss the particulars regarding the unsolved crime, and some other questions left unanswered. Walk along with me to another spot close by in the cemetery where we will visit the stories of Augustus Langenberger and Clementine Schmidt, and I will share with you their love story and the scandal they both caused that rocked early Anaheim to its core.
15:20
July 24, 2022
S1- Episode 9: The Louisville Love Triangle That Led To Murder
S1- Episode 9: The Louisville Love Triangle That Led To Murder
Come with me to Louisville, Kentucky, where we will analyze the suspicious circumstances behind the death of Elizabeth Griffith, just days before her wedding in 1919. Learn all the particulars surrounding this story and see how the truth always comes out in the end, and sometimes justice comes in the oddest of ways. 
25:22
February 26, 2022
S1- Episode 8: History Repeats Itself - The Tragedy of Albina Keyes
S1- Episode 8: History Repeats Itself - The Tragedy of Albina Keyes
In this episode we will examine the story of Albina Bergala Keyes' life and death, while also comparing the similarities to another heinous crime that took place only 20 years prior. Did tragedy follow Albina's family? Learn all the particulars surrounding this Amador County mystery. 
32:36
February 07, 2022
S1- Episode 7: Deaths At Preston Castle
S1- Episode 7: Deaths At Preston Castle
Come with me as I share with you the stories of the various deaths that occurred or were connected to the Preston School of Industry from its very beginning up until around the time the Administration building closed. In this second installment episode relating to Preston, I take a deep dive into various fatal incidents that have left their mark on this abandoned school and share with you the facts surrounding each one of these cases.  
30:34
January 24, 2022
S1- Episode 6: Preston Castle History: Anna Corbin's Story Revealed
S1- Episode 6: Preston Castle History: Anna Corbin's Story Revealed
On what would be her 124th birthday, let’s go over the details of Anna Corbin’s life and death, the two other murders connected to her case, and listen as I dispel the rumors and sheer misinformation that have been associated with Anna’s murder for far too long. I will also cover the mistakes and blatant disrespect Hollywood and paranormal television have shown in regard to Anna’s story as well as the history of Preston itself. (This will be the first of several podcast in the coming weeks dedicated to sharing the history of the Preston School of Industry)
46:50
January 16, 2022
S1- Episode 5 : Dispelling the Conjuring -- Fact vs Fiction
S1- Episode 5 : Dispelling the Conjuring -- Fact vs Fiction
Take a trip with me to Burrillville, Rhode Island where I will  delve into the story based on film The Conjuring. Listen while I debunk all of the accusations against Bathsheba Sherman since the stories sprang up in the 1970's, but I will also uncover the facts surrounding all the other alleged stories attached to the home. I will also show you how you can help right a wrong that has been done to Bathsheba Sherman's memory. 
37:29
November 07, 2021
S1- Episode 4: Haunted Histories - Fact or Fiction?
S1- Episode 4: Haunted Histories - Fact or Fiction?
Follow me as we travel from San Francisco's Nob Hill, all the way to Cheesman Park located in Denver, Colorado, to explore its allegedly haunted history. From the Ghost Bride of Nob Hill, to Denver's very own "Haunted Mansion" that was built for Alonzo Thompson, I will share with you the facts surrounding each location's stories, as well as the interesting, and at times scandalous back stories.
25:32
October 31, 2021
S1- Episode 3: Buried Alive - The Story of Pikeville's "Woman In Black"
S1- Episode 3: Buried Alive - The Story of Pikeville's "Woman In Black"
Surrounded by myth and lore, Pikeville, Kentucky's mysterious urban legend behind the death of Octavia Hatcher has perplexed people for ages. Listen as author, J'aime Rubio uncovers the facts to this tragic tale and shares what just might be the real story behind this very old, ghost story.
24:25
October 30, 2021
S1- Episode 2: The Urban Legends of Niles Canyon
S1- Episode 2: The Urban Legends of Niles Canyon
She roams the road every February 26th, looking for a ride home, but when the unsuspecting driver who picks her up reaches to the Dumbarton Bridge, he finds that she has simply vanished. The "Vanishing Hitchhiker" is a tale widely known throughout the country, but did you know that Niles Canyon has not one, but two urban legends of a mysterious woman who roams the canyon at night? Learn all about the two urban legends, how they coincide with one another, and what true tales actually took place in the Canyon's history. 
26:56
October 24, 2021
S1- Episode 1: Mystery on Zeyn Street
S1- Episode 1: Mystery on Zeyn Street
On the 106th anniversary of the mysterious death of a young bride, author, J’aime Rubio delves into this story uncovering the facts surrounding the case, the ghost stories that have been spread over the years, and reveals this story to be her very first historical non-fiction investigation she started over 15 years ago.
18:27
October 17, 2021
Season 1: Stories of the Forgotten - Trailer
Season 1: Stories of the Forgotten - Trailer
Travel down the rabbit hole with me as I dig deep into the "Stories of the Forgotten." This podcast will be based on my popular book series by the same name. In this podcast series I will share with you my research into tales from accidental and unexplained deaths to unsolved mysteries and forgotten murders. We will also cover various historic locations and the events that took place there, including their alleged haunted histories and other urban legends.
02:14
October 17, 2021