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The Dead Shopman
Swooning, or slight mental mistiness, is not very unusu...

Three And One Are One
In the year 1861 Barr Lassiter, a young man of twen...


A quarter of an hour later he appeared again at the bot...

Lost Hearts
It was, as far as I can ascertain, in September of the ...

Jeanne D'arc
Upon her trial, as it is repeated by Chartier, she...

The Woman In Green
At this time, in the Pavilion-of-the-guests, in the ...

The Vision And The Portrait
Mrs. M. writes (December 15, 1891) that before her visi...

Pomps And Vanities
Colonel Mountjoy had an appointment in India that kep...

"put Out The Light!"
The Rev. D. W. G. Gwynne, M.D., was a physician in holy...

My Gillie's Father's Story
Fishing in Sutherland, I had a charming companion in th...





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An Arrest
Having murdered his brother-in-law, Orrin Brower of Kentucky was a fugitive from justice. From the county jail where he had been confined to await his trial he had escaped by knocking down his jailer with an iron bar, robbing him...

A Man With Two Lives
Here is the queer story of David William Duck, related by himself. Duck is an old man living in Aurora, Illinois, where he is universally respected. He is commonly known, however, as "Dead Duck." "In the autumn of 1866 I was a...

Three And One Are One
In the year 1861 Barr Lassiter, a young man of twenty-two, lived with his parents and an elder sister near Carthage, Tennessee. The family were in somewhat humble circumstances, subsisting by cultivation of a small and not very f...

A Baffled Ambuscade
Connecting Readyville and Woodbury was a good, hard turnpike nine or ten miles long. Readyville was an outpost of the Federal army at Murfreesboro; Woodbury had the same relation to the Confederate army at Tullahoma. For months ...