Ep. 25 Murder in Bangor The Case of Charlie Howard

Today’s episode deals with the case of Charlie Howard, a young man who faced darkness one night in Bangor Maine.  His story has been the inspiration of a famous horror novelist, but it should also inspire all of us to do better and be better. 

Citations:

10 Jul 1984, 8 – The Bangor Daily news At Newspapers.com. (n.d.). Retrieved April 25, 2021, from https://www.newspapers.com/image/664740910/?terms=Charli

13 Jul 1984, 13 – The Bangor Daily news At Newspapers.com. (n.d.). Retrieved April 25, 2021, from https://www.newspapers.com/image/664741331/?terms=Charli

Butterfield, F. (1984, July 29). Slaying of homosexual man upsets confidence of bangor, me. Retrieved April 25, 2021, from https://www.nytimes.com/1984/07/29/us/slaying-of-homosexual-man-upsets-confidence-of-bangor-me.html

Comment upi.com/5512510, (. (1984, August 20). Two teenage Girls Testified Monday they witnessed THREE JUVENILES… Retrieved April 25, 2021, from https://www.upi.com/Archives/1984/08/20/Two-teenage-girls-testified-Monday-they-witnessed-three-juveniles/4659461822400/

Editorial: Portsmouth to remember life and death of charlie howard. (2019, July 05). Retrieved April 25, 2021, from https://www.fosters.com/news/20190707/editorial-portsmouth-to-remember-life-and-death-of-charlie-howard

Emilyburnhambdn. (2019, September 04). The 1984 murder of charlie Howard in Bangor will be dramatized in the ‘it’ sequel. Retrieved April 25, 2021, from https://bangordailynews.com/2019/09/04/news/bangor/the-1984-murder-of-charlie-howard-in-bangor-will-be-dramatized-in-the-it-sequel/

Hindi, J. (2018, November 09). Suffering in the shadows: More than 600 LGBTQ people killed in the us in past two decades. Retrieved April 25, 2021, from https://www.coloradoan.com/story/news/2018/10/31/more-than-600-lgbtq-people-killed-us-past-two-decades-since-matthew-shepard-murder/1670264002/

News@seacoastonline.com, K. (2019, July 08). Celebrating the life of charlie howard. Retrieved April 25, 2021, from https://www.fosters.com/news/20190707/celebrating-life-of-charlie-howard

Press, T. (2011, February 01). Victim thrown from bridge formerly lived in Portsmouth. Retrieved April 25, 2021, from https://www.seacoastonline.com/article/20060620/NEWS/306209978

Queerstorian. (2020, March 04). Charlie Howard. Retrieved April 25, 2021, from https://worldqueerstory.org/2019/09/14/charlie-howard/

Why Charlie HOWARD still matters. (n.d.). Retrieved April 25, 2021, from http://external.bangordailynews.com/projects/2014/06/charlie/#.YE1QoGhKg2w

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