115. Always keep your nails clean and you will be rich. Peabody, Mass. 116. A white spot in the nail, when it comes, means a present. You get the present when it grows to the end and is cut. Boston, Mass. 117. White sp... Read more of Finger-nails at Superstitions.caInformational Site Network Informational
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China Goose
The small brown China goose is another variety which ma...

Outside Color
We are not among those who cast off, and on a sudden co...

Dear Mr Seymour,
I enclose some account of our experiences in K---- Cast...

The Ghost Of Lord Clarenceux
In the chair which stood before the writing-table ...

Farm House 2 Interior Arrangement
The front door of this house opens into a small entry o...

Under The Lamp
I had given a glass ball to a young lady, who believed ...

The Old Family Coach
A distinguished and accomplished country gentleman and ...

'the Foul Fords' Or The Longformacus Farrier
"About 1820 there lived a Farrier of the name of Keane ...

The Other Lodgers
"In order to take that train," said Colonel Leverin...

Farm House 6 Chamber Plan
The main flight of stairs in the entrance hall leads on...





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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 ...