• Canonical True Crime

Episode One: Fear Sundown

In 1946, Texarkana, Texas was being haunted by an elusive phantom. Listen to episode one now to hear about The Phantom's short but bloody reign of terror.

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A full transcript of the episode is available here:

Episode One: Fear Sundown Transcript
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Our Sources for Episode One:

The Encylopedia of Arkansas: https://encyclopediaofarkansas.net/entries/texarkana-moonlight-murders-4478/

The FBI Vault: https://vault.fbi.gov/texarkana-phantom-moonlight-murders/texarkana-phantom-moonlight-murders-part-02-of-02/view

The Line Up: https://the-line-up.com/texarkana-murders

Unsolved Casebook: https://www.unsolvedcasebook.com/the-texarkana-phantom-moonlight-murders/

The Real Story: https://thetownthatdeadedsundown.angelfire.com/The_Real_Story.html

Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Texarkana_Moonlight_Murders#James_Mack_%22Jimmy%22_Hollis

Header Image : Unsolved Casebook. An Image of Betty Jo Booker & a young Paul Martin.