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Blinders Off

Feb 27, 2019

Who was the Veiled Prophet in 1972? And why do we get a free fireworks display in Downtown St. Louis every year? Also learn what it was like to be a Maid of Honor at a VP Ball, the crushing power of shame, and how ACTION avoided a massive lawsuit.

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Interview guests include:

Dr. Thomas Spencer Professor of History and Dean of the Honors College, Texas A&M University at Kingsville, author of The St. Louis Veiled Prophet Celebration: Power on Parade, 1877-1995

Lucy Ferriss Author of Unveiling the Prophet: The Misadventures of a Reluctant Debutante

Joe Schwartz Author, The Veiled Prophet of Saint Louis