Prophetic Spiders There was a thread of prophetic spider messages written in webs in the 19th and early-20th centuries.
January 9, 2018
Animal Tales, Ephemera, Folklore, Fortean Mysteries, News, Prophecies, Social History, Victorian, War
and tagged educated spiders, First World War, Great War, New Orleans, orb weavers, prophetic spiders, spiders predictions, William McKinley, words in spider webs, World War I, writing in spider webs
Tales from the Presidential Crypts A look at some strange incidents at presidential tombs: the skull of Washington, a guard driven mad by standing watch at Garfield’s grave, shots fired and intruders at McKinley’s tomb, and poltergeist-like activities at the Harding holding vault.
February 15, 2014
Body Snatching, Crime, Fortean Mysteries, Ghosts, Grim and Grewsome, News, Panics, Social History
and tagged bodysnatching, dead presidents, Garfield Monument, George Washington, grave desecration, graveyard ghouls, Harding holding vault, James A. Garfield, Lake View Cemetery, Marion Ohio, McKinley Tomb, Mount Vernon, presidential ghosts, presidential grave desecration, presidential graves, presidential tombs, Tales from the Presidential Crypts, Warren G Harding, Washington Tomb, William McKinley