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The Creaking Stair
A lady very well known to myself, and in literary socie...

The Mezzotint
Some time ago I believe I had the pleasure of telling y...

Two Military Executions
In the spring of the year 1862 General Buell's big ...

Mr Humphreys And His Inheritance
About fifteen years ago, on a date late in August or ea...

Haunted Places
That houses are haunted and apparitions frequently se...

Long-wooled Ewe
The Cotswold, New Oxford, and Leicester sheep, of the l...

The Coral Sprigs
Mrs. Weiss, of St. Louis, was in New York in January, 1...

Dream Of Mr Perceval's Murder
"SUNDHILL, December, 1832. "[Some account of a dream...

The Ventriloquist
The following anecdote is related by Adrianus Turnibi...

The Eight-mile Lock
It was in the August of 1889, when I was just arranging...





ELLIS PARKER BUTLER




"dey Ain't No Ghosts"
Once 'pon a time dey was a li'l' black boy whut he name was Mose. An' whin he come erlong to be 'bout knee-high to a mewel, he 'gin to git powerful 'fraid ob ghosts, 'ca'se dat am sure a mighty ghostly location...