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GHOST STORIES performed by Roadside Theater (c. early ’80s)

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For Halloween we’re sharing a fiendish yarn from Roadside Theater’s GHOST STORIES. In this mountain tale, a young gambler named Jack matches the Devil in a game of cards.To avoid a beheading he must placate the old villain by performing a series of ever more demanding tasks. Luckily, Jack gets a little help from the Devil’s daughter. With Tommy Bledsoe, Angelyn DeBord and Ron Short.

Preserved from videotape by Appalshop Archive with support from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.

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