Cremated Alive We fire up the retort as we look at the third of a terrifying triumvirate of Victorian death-fears: being embalmed alive, dissected alive, and cremated alive.
Bouncing Beds Reports of beds that vibrate, rock, and bounce by themselves.
The Haunted Cab The London cab haunted by the bloody, cut-throat ghost of a suicide.
A Cabinet of Cursed Curiosities A Cabinet of Cursed Curiosities such as Archduke Franz Ferdinand’s death-car, a deadly opal ring, and a drunkard’s chair.
The Wild Cat’s Portrait The eyes of a life-sized wild cat portrait brought destruction to the drawing’s owners. A tale of a haunted drawing.
Damned Desks Damned desks, in the Fortean sense, that are haunted or hoodooed.
Tick-Tock – A Medium Clock A mediumistic clock communicated accurate information by ticks and tocks.
The Haunted Rocking Chair Stories of haunted rocking chairs in our October series of “Objects of the Damned.”
Posing the Corpse Posing the corpse so the corpse can join in the fun of the wake or have a drink or accuse a malefactor or, simply as a joke.
The Image on the Retina A fictional treatment of the theory of optography in which a young man photographs an image on the retina of his murdered sweetheart, which leads him to the killer.