The Jealous Mother’s Ghost The jealous ghost of a dead mother returns to warn her successor to treat her children kindly.
Supplying Dead Ringers Wax effigies, fake or substitute corpses used by criminals.
The Tower: Celebrating Atlas Obscura Day in Ohio A mysterious stone tower, rumors of witches and ghosts, and of a lightning tragedy.
Lassie Came Home Lassie’s owner believed that the beloved dog was reincarnated in an English setter puppy.
Weeping Willow The life of the Weeping Willow went out with the life of its owner.
Lincoln’s Haunted Death Mask The haunted Lincoln’s death mask, which hung in the Indiana State Library.
A Haunted Library A library is haunted by the sinister ghost of a former librarian.
That Missionary Spirit A religious spirit on a mission returns from beyond the grave to urge his friends to repent.
My Fatal Valentine Stories of fatal or threatening valentines.
Charles Dickens is Summoned to an Inquest Charles Dickens gives us an insider’s “slice-of-death” look at a Victorian coroner’s inquest on a dead infant.