A mustache, a hat and a pair of sunglasses. A bank robber seen like no other, never holding a gun. Who’s description made them always assume is was a man. One of the most successful bank robbers, mainly because they could not find the person. But who they were searching for, wasn’t a man. Instagram: EtherealPodcastPatreon: https://www.patreon.com/EtherealPodcast?fan_landing=trueBuzzsprout Affiliate: https://www.buzzsprout.com/?referrer_id=1041128 Articlehttps://www.texasmonthly.com/articles/the-last-ride-of-cowboy-bob/
Episode #43: Peggy Jo Tallas Join us this week as we take a wild ride into bank robberies and the crazy cowboy who committed a series of them that stumped even the most seasoned FBI agents. Don't forget to rate, review, subscribe, and tell a friend about our podcast! You can join our Facebook group (True Crime Dumpster), follow us on Twitter (@tcdumpster), and follow our Instagram (@truecrimedumpster) to keep up to date on all things true crime! Here are the sources that we used in the making of this episode: Criminal Podcast, Episode #140 “Cowboy Bob” Skip Hollandsworth’s “The Last Ride of Cowboy Bob” from Texas Monthly Deanna Cioppa’s “Cowboy Bob: The Mysterious Middle-Aged Bank Robber Who Fooled the FBI” Renee Chandler’s “10 Unbelievable Facts About Cowboy Bob” FBI’s 2018 Bank Crime Statistics
Known as "Cowboy Bob" for impersonating a man when she robbed a string of banks in the early 1990's, Peggy Jo Tallas is coming soon to the big screen in a true crime love story. She was a unicorn in her field, as was another woman who stole millions from a bank in the same dusty area of East Texas. This is Your Story or Your Life.--- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/yourstory-or-yourlife/messageSupport this podcast: https://anchor.fm/yourstory-or-yourlife/support
EP 53- The First Alaska Pollock Trip on the F/V Peggy Jo as told by Captain Bart Eaton
Captain Bart Eaton joins us again, this time to tell the story of the very first Pollock Trip conducted by American Fishermen in Alaskan Waters. This man is dear to my heart and his stories always get me with his way of telling them. This one is especially great as he tells us of the first Pollock trip in Alaskan Waters as well as watching the demand for what has become the most sustainable and commercially marketed species in the US in the Last 45 years, we are not trying to take anything away from our spectacular Salmon runs as the State Of Alaska Manages its fisheries far beyond any other.
Heist Podcast - Episode 43 - The Tale of Peggy Jo Tallas
Cowboy Bob fooled the FBI for years. It wasn't until a string on robberies that "his" true identity was revealed. Cowboy Bob was actually a woman in her forties named Peggy Jo Tallas. It's a wild and at times sad tale. And helping to tell this very special story we have guests Jon Hoeg and John Beach, directors of an amazing short film titled The Accomplice (2018) about a hilarious heist. We also have producer BJ sitting in for Simon because he got stuck in traffic again. LA traffic amiright? We also have a juicy piece of Heist news and in listener mail learn about the difference between robbery and burglary, chances are you've been using the term wrong your whole life like we have. HEEEEIIIISSTT!