Category Archives: Highlandtown

Baltimore Man Attacked with Medieval Weapon in Patterson Park

Man in Patterson Park attacked with medieval weapon By Justin Fenton (Baltimore Sun, 8/4/2014) A 41-year-old man told Baltimore Police he was attacked in a robbery try by a group of teenagers – one who was wielding a medieval weapon. … Continue reading

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Pictures at an Ecks-ibition

By Tom Warner (Baltimore Or Less) Johnny Eck – the legendary hometown “Half Man” sideshow performer, Hollywood actor (Tod Browning’s 1932 “Freaks“) and latter-day screen painter – will soon be the subject of an upcoming exhibition at the Maryland Institute … Continue reading

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Haussner’s Restaurant, WMAR-TV Baltimore, 1961

Baltimore Museum of Industry: “This film was shot for a story on “The Port that Built a City” TV series and aired on WMAR-TV in 1961. Reporter Helen Bentley does an interview in the famous Stag Bar. Haussner’s was featured … Continue reading

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