Kiss the Corpse and Then You Die The custom of kissing the corpse often led to death from infectious disease.
Black Box Specters Two black box specters haunt travelers in Arizona and Ireland.
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.
Weeping Willow The life of the Weeping Willow went out with the life of its owner.
My Fatal Valentine Stories of fatal or threatening valentines.
The Ghost of Mary, Queen of Scots Wails of Death on Christmas Eve A Christmas ghost story from the Tower of London with an omen of death for Queen Victoria.
Driven to Death by a Curse A New Hampshire schoolmistress killed herself believing herself cursed by her grandmother.
Killed by a Corpse Throttled, shot, and crushed by a corpse.
His Evil Idol A man receives an Aztec idol said to be cursed. Calamity ensues, although why the idol was blamed is unclear.