Dreaming of Death for the Romanovs A lady has a series of prophetic dreams: first, that an heir will be born to the Tsar; and also that his family faces death and destruction if he goes to war.
The Lying Ghost. A dead man gives a warning about reindeer in peril, but is ignored, due to his reputation as a liar.
Mantismancy A spirited defense of a pet praying mantis and its amazing ability to tell the future.
Dr. Sinclair and the Fourth Dimension A respectable physician terrifies himself with his esoteric studies –and receives some visitors from the Fourth Dimension with a plan to end the First World War.
The Devil is a Tenor A sorceress conjures up a musical Prince of Darkness to sing the destinies of her clients.
The Funeral Men A woman and her maid see a pair of funeral mutes standing silently on the balcony outside her husband’s dressing room as a token of his death.
The Rabbit of Doom: Was the little white rabbit an angel sent to bring a little soul, hippety-hoppety, to the garden of Heaven?
The Consumption Letters: Decomposing Correspondence: A physician makes the case that the letters of the ill or dead give off the smell of death and decomposition.
A Vision of the Flood. Two women see a mysterious vision of a house sitting in the middle of their street, prophetic of the Great Dayton Flood of 1913
The Wizard and the Kidnapper. World-renowned Wizard of Graphology, Rafael Schermann analyses the ransom notes in the Lindbergh baby kidnapping case.