OnRon’s Amazing Storieswe travel back in time to the age of the Dinosaur. Reggie Rivers is a safari guide who goes after the really big game. Really Big! Also, we have two stories from the best of your stories. One is about a dorm room ghost and the other tells about creepy midnight callers. So sit back, relax, and prepare to be amazed.
Featured Story – A Gun For Dinosaur
Our featured story comes from the golden age of radio. It is titledA Gun for Dinosaur, and It tells the tale of four men who travel into the distant past to hunt dinosaurs. It was written byL. Sprague de Campand It was first published inGalaxy Science Fictionin March of 1956.
OnRon’s Amazing Storieswe travel back to 1962 during the height of the space race. The phrase one man’s junk is another’s treasure plays a huge role in our story. We have a tale of fiction from Abigail that I think is quite clever and pokes fun at our gadgets. Add in a leftover Halloween story, a short one about a static shadow and a brand new helping of, Johnny Is It True? So sit back relax and enjoy the show.
Featured Story – Solomon’s Orbit
Our featured story comes fromAnalog Science Fiction Magazine – November 1962. It was the height of the space race where Russia and the United States were locked in a battle for outer space dominance. However, Old Man Solomon had other notions. I quote the tagline for our story:
There will, sooner or later, be problems with “space junk,” and the right to dump in space.
The tale is calledSolomon’s Orbitand was written by William Carroll.
OnRon’s Amazing Storieswe end of theMonth Of Spooky 2019. On this show, we are jammed packed with great stories. We have an original fiction tale from Heather who asks the question, “What if no one notices me?” Dave plays a game of Ding Dong Ditching, and the guy from Iowa sent in a creepy tale for Halloween. Then we head to the realm ofLights Out!for one of the golden age of radio’s scariest ever. It is titled Poltergeist. We also complete the month-long series of special five-minute mysteries. This last one has a special actor and friend who plays the part of Sherlock Holmes.
Featured Story – Poltergeist
Do you believe in Poltergeists? Our story just might change your mind. It comes from the OTR seriesLights Out!and just might be the freakiest tale we have had yet during ourMonth Of Spooky. Arch Obler had a way of telling stories that make you want to run and hide. Not that it will do any good. This is one of the top 30 scariest stories ever of the golden age of radio. It is titledPoltergeistand first aired on December 16th, 1936.
This is the last of the four extra podcasts for the Month Of Spooky 2019. What we have is replay this month’s four Five Minute Mysteries. Why? Because on Thursday’s show we will play the last of these special FMMs until next year.
OnRon’s Amazing Storiesthis time Jason Dowd is back with another trip onThe Horror Express. Jason and Ron face off against another horrible monster, share two ghost stories and unravel the mystery of Building Seven. So, purchase your ticket and board the train that never stops …ever!
Special Music:The House Is Hauntedperformed byThe Roy Fox Orchestrain 1934. Roy Fox (October 25, 1901 – March 20, 1982) was an American-born British dance bandleader whose period of greatest popularity was in England during the British dance band era.
The Horror Express with Jason Dowd –Art is a way of life for Jason. From an early age, he created various forms of artwork using various mediums, but none was as profound to him for his own work than photography. He finds inspiration wherever he goes because he keeps his eyes open for things that will make the perfect embellishment for a photo or looks for the story that inspires him to tell it to the world as only he can.