Past Praying For – Something Sinister in an Irish Field Sinister encounters with bizarre and fiery animals in an Irish field.
The Republican River Monster, a Kansas sea serpent.
The Mermaid Skin Cancer Cure In 1906 a Mrs. Merritt, suffering from breast cancer, heard the siren song of healing in a piece of mermaid skin.
An Antarctic Mermaid. A sailor sees a musical mermaid with green hair during an Antarctic sealing expedition.
Notes on American Dragons Three accounts of dragons in Illinois, Missouri, and Ohio.
Weekend Compendium: 6 January 2016: The Ladies’ Man, A Fluttering in the Vault, A Woodsy Costume (barking), Begotten by a Ghost, Hairdressing for the Dead.
The Devil crashes an ice-skating party in 19th-century Ohio.
The Freak Man describes how he creates carnival gaffs and “natural specimens” for dime museums.
A missionary who lived for years in Mexico tells of a terrifying encounter with something giant and snake-like in a Guerrero mine.
Today we look at two accounts of goat-men, one in Windsor Great Park; the other, a satyr-sighting near Wemyss Castle in Scotland.