Weekend Compendium: 20 February 2016 brings you the week’s posts: the Witch of Leadville, eye-lash history, the ghost of a living woman, a discontented and destructive daemon, as well as creepy crawlies in hair and jungle.
February 20, 2016
Animal Tales, Costume History, Crime, Death, Ephemera, Fairies and Elemental Spirits, Folklore, Fortean Mysteries, Grim and Grewsome, lethal clothing, medical oddities, News, Occultism/Magic, Panics, religion, Scientific Oddities, Social History, Victorian, Weekend Compendium, Witches
and tagged astral projection, Colorado, demons, false eyelashes, false hair, ghosts of the living, giant spiders, gregarines, Leadville, M.R. James, poltergeists, Spiritualism, Valentines, Victorian hairpieces, Victorian humor, Weekend Compendium: 20 February 2016, witchcraft, witchcraft trials
A late traveler sees an apparition surrounded by a blizzard on a cold, clear winter’s night.
December 10, 2015
Death, Fortean Mysteries, Ghosts, Grim and Grewsome, News, Prophecies, Victorian
and tagged blizzard death, crisis apparition, frozen to death, ghosts of the living, road ghost, snowstorm ghost