Just in time for Halloween: A gory history tour on the streets of Chicago

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Historian, cellist, trapezist, and Dead in Chicago Tour guide, Leyla I. Royale joins Roe Conn & Anna Davlantes

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Leyla I. Royale is a Chicago cellist, composer, trapezist, & historian of the macabre.   She joins Roe Conn and Anna Davlantes to talk about Chicago’s gory history, including the Iroquois Theatre fire, the Eastland disaster, and an Elgin Watch factory scalping.  Leyla hosts Seadog Chicago’s Haunted Boat Tours and does Dead in Chicago walking tours.

Check out Leyla’s blog of the macabre: http://www.deadinchicago.com/

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Roe Conn is host of The Roe Conn Show on Chicago’s WGN Radio and a contributor to ABC7’s Windy City Live. A lifelong Chicagoan, Roe has been one of the city’s top rated radio personalities for the last two decades. (Click for more.)
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