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The Devil Of Hjalta-stad {246}
The sheriff writes: "The Devil at Hjalta-stad was outs...

The Were-wolf
H. B. MARRYATT My father was not born, or original...

Ghosts In Connecticut
(N.Y. _Sun_, Sept. 1, 1885) "There is as much supers...

Haunted Houses In Or Near Dublin
Of all species of ghostly phenomena, that commonly kn...

The Wandering Jew In England
When on the weary way to Golgotha, Christ fainting...

To Prove An Alibi
I first met Arthur Cressley in the late spring of 1892....

Sister Maddelena
Across the valley of the Oreto from Monreale, on the ...

Extraordinary Double Dream Without Any Corresponding Event
The late Reverend Mr. Joseph Wilkins, a dissenting cl...

The Castle Apparition
Translated by the Rev. Weeden Butler, Jun. from a Monki...

The 930 Up-train
In a well-authenticated ghost story, names and dates ...





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The Rival Ghosts
The good ship sped on her way across the calm Atlantic. It was an outward passage, according to the little charts which the company had charily distributed, but most of the passengers were homeward bound, afte...

One Does Not Always Eat What Is On The Table
By the light of a tallow candle which had been placed on one end of a rough table a man was reading something written in a book. It was an old account book, greatly worn; and the writing was not, apparently, very l...

What May Happen In A Field Of Wild Oats
". . . The sun had hardly risen when we left the house. We were looking for quail, each with a shotgun, but we had only one dog. Morgan said that our best ground was beyond a certain ridge that he pointed out, and ...

A Man Though Naked May Be In Rags
The coroner rose from his seat and stood beside the dead man. Lifting an edge of the sheet he pulled it away, exposing the entire body, altogether naked and showing in the candle-light a claylike yellow. It had, ho...

An Explanation From The Tomb
In the diary of the late Hugh Morgan are certain interesting entries having, possibly, a scientific value as suggestions. At the inquest upon his body the book was not put in evidence; possibly the coroner thought ...