Elvis Presley, Dave Schrader Dave, Richard Sarah discussed on Route 66 on KMOX with Johnny Rabbitt
Greasy spoon just. Off the, interstate. And your cabin in, the woods welcome to coast to coast AM I'm Richard Sarah and tonight this. Morning We are coming to you live from. Coast Toronto, Canada affiliate, in-depth radio news, talk ten ten. Before we get started an urgent appeal for your prayers from former coast to coast. Host Dave Schrader Dave is at. The hospital in, Saint Paul Minnesota Minneapolis Rather. With his daughter at this very moment she is suffering from serious complications from type one. Diabetes he's, been told the next twelve hours are critical, so please Send your prayers and angels. To Dave and his daughter Ripley they really need. You now You know, when it comes to anniversaries I'm the guy that is. Either too late or too early and. We're going to commemorate to anniversaries tonight, this morning the first one is several weeks late the other is. A few, weeks early but both deserve. Serious discussion back in late June of nineteen Eighty-eight Lee county. South Carolina seventeen year old local Christopher Davis claimed his car was damaged. By a creature he described as green west like, about seven feet tall had three fingers red is skin like. A lizard snake like scales Coverage by newspapers, and media resulted in increased attention for his claims local. Businesses began selling lizard Mantilla shirts and. The local chamber of commerce encourage the, media attention as good for the community the increase in newspaper and. Media publicity, prompted further reports of sightings. And the area soon became a tourist attraction for visitors and. Hunters local radio station w. c. o. s. offered a one million dollar. Reward to anybody who could capture the creature alive An August fifth of that year Kenneth or an airman stationed at Shaw air force base filed. A police report alleging that he had encountered the lizard man on highway fifteen and he had shot and wounded it He presented several scales and a small quantity of blood is. Evidence or recanted his account two days later when he was arraigned for unlawfully carrying a pistol and a misdemeanor offense of filing a false police report according to orient hoax deciding in order. To, keep his story but. The, lizard man in circulation reports of the creature gradually declined at the end of. The summer local law enforcement officials speculated the sightings we're likely to have, been, caused by a bear oh come, on a bear well a little more, than thirty years after the first lizard man citing crypto investigator Lyle Blackburn is here to give us, the low down on the lizard. Man Now on this next one I'm a bit early but no matter in a couple of weeks August sixteenth do you remember where you were will Mark the forty first anniversary of. The, death of Elvis Presley. The, king of rock and roll now not long after the king's death we suddenly. Became obsessed with the possibility that e somehow managed to fake his own demise His, bloated corpse. Was found face down and they? Shag carpeting of his bathroom at Graceland we're told the couldn't, have been him Elvis must've been part of a federal. Witness protection program of, course Elvis sightings flipping burgers the Burger King and Kalamazoo became the punchline in countless jokes But. My guest in the final three hours. Says it's high time we quit pretending Elvis faked his. Death let's, stop, this, nonsense he's. Not alive it's high time we start looking for his killer Stephen you Benei the. Author of who murdered Elvis the true story they, don't want you. To know, he's blown the lid off. The murder and says. The city of. Memphis itself does. Not care to know the truth About the death of its most famous citizen will, walk, you, through, all, the evidence in hours two three. And four now the bumper music. For the, entire night is of course Elvis pillar to post except for the last song from the patron Saint of late night radio miss Kim Kearns hope you enjoy the mix tape I've put together for. You, tonight this morning my, all, time favorite Elvis socks in the. Summer of nineteen. Eighty eight at terrifying creature. Began haunting the woods and little towns of league anti South. Carolina crypto, investigator. Lyle Blackburn joint joins me next. Come on in weary traveler? Hang, your cloak on a pig grab a stool, come gather round. The fire there are stories to be told and you are among France I'm Richard, Sarah this is coast to coast AM why don't you stay awhile.