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.
Miss Neas’s Bones of Contention Doctors and other witnesses reported seeing hundreds of bones working their way through Sarah Neas’s skin
My Fatal Valentine Stories of fatal or threatening valentines.
Belt and Switch – Spanking Machines Through History
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.
The Little Man with the Soiled Handkerchief A little man haunts a sick woman, taunting her with his soiled handkerchief.
What the Cat Saw A cat is terrified by an apparition, while her mistress thinks she’s gone mad.
O tödliche Baum! O tödliche Baum! The menace of the deadly Christmas tree.
Oskorei and Haug-folk – The Dangers of a Norwegian Christmas Beware the Oskorei (the Wild Hunt) and Haug-folk, who become more dangerous at Christmas!