Dead and Buried Podcast
Episode 1 - Fortune Killer
On the 10th April 1899, a bunch of radishes was tied to the shopfront of phrenologist and fortune teller Emery Gordon Medor. A few hours later, a neighboring stallholder would lie dead inside the shop. Dead and Buried takes you into the lives of the fortunetellers and performers involved in this strange tragedy, set in the now lost Eastern Melbourne Market. We find out what happened when our courts first bowed to the opinions of ‘experts’ on madness. And we investigate the women who...