October 30th, 1938 – Invaders from Mars!

On October 30th, 1938 there was an attempted invasion of the United States by Martian forces and one man was there to witness it . . . fortunately Mr. Orson Welles had a radio show with which to report the invasion to his fellow Americans!

Symposium Sessions – H. G. Wells and the War of the Worlds

H. G. Wells and the War of the Worlds Presented by Zebulon Vitruvius Pike A retrospective of the man, his masterpiece and what has became of his vision since 1897, from Garrett Services’ hackneyed “Edison’s Conquest of Mars” through Orson Welles’ Halloween broadcast.   Zebulon Vitruvius Pike. Gentleman adventurer, mercenary explorer, dime novel hero and veteran […]

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