A haunting tale of America's most unusual stage show and the man behind the curtain.
This book is about an eerie entertainer who specialized in the
supernatural. Bill Neff, called "The Master of Many Haunts, " brought
to his midnight audiences an assortment of zombies, goofy spooks,
glamorous ghosts, and other varied and weird spirits. Newspapers
proclaimed, "Neff's show makes eyes pop, pulses hop, and hearts skip a
Author William V. Rauscher presents an incisive and penetrating look at
a complex man who succumbed to his own creation. With a forward by
McCarl Roberts, Pleasant Nightmares is the story of one of the best
spook show magicians of his time whose theatrical attraction was
entitled "Madhouse of Mystery," a show that guaranteed suspense,
shudder, shakes, and shivers.
- 314 Pages
Includes a revealing personal interview with James T. Neff, William T. Neff's forgotten son
Foreword by McCarl Roberts
This product was added to our catalog on Wednesday 24 June, 2009.