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Poe Fans Call An End To ‘Toaster’ Tradition

Edgar Allan Poe fans waited long past a midnight dreary, but it appears the annual visits to the writer’s grave in Baltimore by a mysterious figure called the “Poe Toaster” shall occur nevermore.

01/19/2012

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Poe Fans Holding Last Vigil For Mysterious Visitor

After two no-shows, fans of gothic writer Edgar Allan Poe are planning a possible final vigil Wednesday night in Baltimore to watch for the mysterious visitor who for decades had visited Poe’s grave on the author’s birthday.

01/18/2012

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Poe Fans Plan Last Vigil For Mystery Visitor

Is the “Poe Toaster” nevermore?

01/17/2012

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Fans Hold Fundraisers Nationwide To Save Poe’s West Baltimore Home

Protecting a landmark. On the 162nd anniversary of Edgar Allan Poe’s death, there is a nationwide effort to save his West Baltimore home.

10/07/2011

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Hollywood Pays Tribute To Poe’s ‘The Raven’ With Film

Edgar Allan Poe died 162 years ago in Baltimore, but is about to be resurrected by Hollywood.

10/07/2011

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Creators Of Film ‘The Raven’ Honor Edgar Allan Poe

The upcoming thriller, “The Raven,” imagines some of Edgar Allan Poe’s murder stories playing out in 19th century Baltimore and the famous American writer joining the hunt for a serial killer taking inspiration from his words.

10/07/2011

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Edgar Allan Poe’s UVa Room To Undergo Renovation

An honor society that bears the name of one of Edgar Allan Poe’s major works is planning to renovate the room where the renowned poet and mystery writer lived during his short stint as a student at the University of Virginia.

04/28/2011

Edgar Allan Poe is possibly Maryland’s most famous poet. (Credit: poets.org)

Maryland’s Best Poets

Are you a fan of poetry? Here are some of the best poets with Maryland connections.

CBS Baltimore–03/14/2011

Wednesday, Jan. 19, 2011

Don and Marty talked to actress Linda Evans about a new documentary called ”Pioneers of Television.” Ron Matz was at Edgar Allan Poe’s grave talking about the mysterious visitor failing to show up for the second year in a row.

01/19/2011

Edgar Allan Poe is possibly Maryland’s most famous poet. (Credit: poets.org)

No-Show Doesn’t Deter Poe Fans From Annual Ritual

Fans of American writer Edgar Allan Poe are heading to Baltimore again this year to see if they can catch a glimpse of the shadowy figure known only as the “Poe toaster” — even though the mystery man was a no-show last year.

01/17/2011

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