Salt of the Earth

Salt of the Earth

December 25, 2021

It's Christmas Eve 1924, and Pretty Polly Barrow has come all the way from the home office in Pennsylvania to deliver a special holiday message from the family to the workers at Barrow Alkali Works in Palmer, Virginia.

CW: Discussion of weird breeding habits, environmental disaster, body horror, gore.

Written by Cam Collins
Narrated by Steve Shell
Sound design by Steve Shell
Produced by Cam Collins and Steve Shell
The voice of Pretty Polly Barrow: Tracey Johnston-Crum
Intro Music: “Pretty Polly (Instrumental)” performed by John Lee Bullard
Outro Music: “Pretty Polly” performed by Landon Blood and John Lee Bullard

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