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The Electric Chair, Huntsville Texas State Penitentiary, 1968 by Danny Lyon.

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“The Electric Chair, Huntsville Texas State Penitentiary, 1968 by Danny Lyon.

21 Medieval Torture Devices And Techniques

21 Medieval Torture Devices And Techniques

The Chair of Torture – There are many variants of the chair. They all have one thing in common: spikes cover the back, arm-rests, seat, leg-rests and foot-rests. The number of spikes in one of these.

James Mad Dog Morelli photograph of his execution as the corrent is passing trough his body in 1949

Nikolai Tesla, genius heroic discoverer of free energy (and invisible mass) but closed down by JP Morgan because the free energy would have threatened his own out of date energy systems &  empire. Happily science & people generally are are finally re-discovering Tesla today & giving him the credit he should have received almost 100 years ago.

This image shows a gas-filled phosphor coated light bulb which Tesla developed in the Half a century later fluorescent lamps came into use. Tesla was way ahead of his time.

Margie Stewart's career as a World War II pin-up girl took off in the mid-1940s after she appeared in her first movie, "Bombardier"

historicaltimes: “ World War II Pin-up Girl, Margie Stewart’s career as a World War II pin-up girl took off in the after she appeared in her first movie, “Bombardier.

Public Executions: The Death Penalty and the Media (Crime, Media, and Popular Culture)

Public Executions: The Death Penalty and the Media (Crime, Media, and Popular Culture)

John Wayne Gacy, The Medium, Popular Culture, Aileen Wuornos, The Death, Crime, Public, Facts, John Wayne

Boiling.  Executions of this type were often carried out using a large vessel such as a cauldron or a sealed kettle that was filled with a liquid such as water, oil, tar, or tallow. Depending on the intended cruelty, the victim was either immersed before the liquid was heated or plunged, usually head first, into a boiling liquid. In some cases, the executioner could control the speed of demise by raising or lowering the victim by means of a hook and pulley system.

Catholic church boiling Cathars to death for practicing Etruscan version of…

Skirts and sweaters and dresses were what we wore every day!.  Walter Sanders - Wilmington High School, undated.

Students at Wilmington High School, Wilmington, Massachusetts (photo by Walter Sanders)

personal message : library (368) - michael dumontier & neil farber

"personal message : library - michael dumontier & neil farber" always preferred to be cremated but you know

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