VIEW THE MOBILE VERSION of www.scarystories.ca Informational Site Network Informational
Privacy

Home Ghost Stories Categories Authors Books Search

Ghost Stories

The House And The Brain
A friend of mine, who is a man of letters and a ph...

The Muniment Room
My uncle had succeeded late in life to the family est...

The Corpse The Blood-drinker
Night was slowly falling in the narrow valley. On the...

'muckle-mouthed Meg'
'Hang him, Provost!'[1] cried the Town Clerk; 'he was...

Position
The site of a dwelling should be an important study wit...

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

Vi
And travellers now within that valley, Throu...

Farm House Design Iv
This is perhaps a more ambitious house than either of t...

Stories Of Haunting
In a letter to Sura[30] the younger Pliny gives us wh...

Tom Cypher's Phantom Engine
(Seattle _Press-Times_, Jan. 10, 1892) Locomotive en...





THE WAYS OF GHOSTS






Present At A Hanging
An old man named Daniel Baker, living near Lebanon, Iowa, was suspected by his neighbors of having murdered a peddler who had obtained permission to pass the night at his house. This was in 1853, when peddling was more common in ...

A Cold Greeting
This is a story told by the late Benson Foley of San Francisco: "In the summer of 1881 I met a man named James H. Conway, a resident of Franklin, Tennessee. He was visiting San Francisco for his health, deluded man, and brought...

A Wireless Message
In the summer of 1896 Mr. William Holt, a wealthy manufacturer of Chicago, was living temporarily in a little town of central New York, the name of which the writer's memory has not retained. Mr. Holt had had "trouble with his wi...