- Forgotten Tales of Rhode Island
- Jim Ignasher
- 08 February 2017 Jim Ignasher
Õ E43E532CE4 Ú Read ↠´ Forgotten Tales of Rhode Island ¿ Jim Ignasher DFD04D6DD4 Few Rhode Islanders remember the day a German sub Rhode Islanders remember the day a German submarine suddenly surfaced in Newport Harbor, or the escape of a bear, tiger and panther from a circus train on the Stonington Railroad Still fewer may have heard about the World War II fighter plane that crash landed in the middle of a secret listening post for intercepting enemy radio signals, tucked away on a farm in Scituate Forgotten Tales digs deep into Rhode Island s history and unearths little known stories and folklore that read Forgotten Tales of Rhode Island ↠´ Forgotten Tales of Rhode Island ¿ Jim Ignasher span three centuries read Forgotten Tales of Rhode Island about the undertaker who dug his own grave, midnight gold diggers using magical diagrams, Smithfield s suicide bridge and a pet elephant with a unique Achilles heel Jim Ignasher delivers a strong dose of local color in this fascinating anecdotal history of the Ocean State
One of my favorites was about the Ida Lewis Rock lighthouse first lighthouse to be manned by a woman in the United States, and the only lighthouse to be renamed after someone There are stories about It s a small, light book, filled with short stories about Rhode Island I thoroughly enjoyed learning about these forgotten tales, and shared a few of its stories to some of my friends These are stories you probably wouldn t be finding in an ordinary textbook, though it would be a nice supplement.
One of my favorites was about the Ida Lew