Weekend Compendium: 13 January 2016 Valentine Edition Featuring an 18th century “Missed Connection” ad, 19th century hints for photographic sitters. The Angel of Lourdes, monkey ghosts, Valentines for Undertakers and Spiritualist Mediums.
February 13, 2016
18th century, Animal Tales, Death, Ephemera, Fairies and Elemental Spirits, Folklore, Fortean Mysteries, Ghosts, Mourning Customs and History, News, religion, Sky Mysteries, Spiritualism, Victorian, Weekend Compendium, Witches
and tagged angels, Lourdes, missed connections ad, monkey ghosts, undertakers, Valentine's Day, Vauxhall, Victorian photography, Victorian valentines, Vinegar Valentines, Violet Tweedale, Weekend Compendium: 13 January 2016 Valentine Edition
The St. Valentine’s Day Massacres The High Feast of St. Hallmark is upon us once more, so here you will find a compendium of comic Valentine atrocities. “My Fatal Valentine.”
February 13, 2014
Ephemera, Grim and Grewsome, News, Social History, Strange Deaths, Strange Lives, Victorian
and tagged comic Valentines, The St. Valentine's Day Massacres, Valentine horrors, Valentine murders, Valentine's Day violence, Victorian valentines