The Poisoners' Cabinet

Ep 68 - Albert Hicks, The Last Pirate of New York

June 25, 2021 The Poisoners' Cabinet Season 2 Episode 68
The Poisoners' Cabinet
Ep 68 - Albert Hicks, The Last Pirate of New York
Show Notes

It's time for a tale of murder on the high-ish seas with the story of Albert Hicks, who loved a good mutiny when money was on his mind.
What happened aboard the E A  Johnson sloop? What is a sea axe? And what's the best way to catch shellfish?
The secret ingredient is...oysters!
Check out Rich Cohen's excellent writings about Hicks, and come and find us on social media for a chat!