Ordering Special Effects for the Séance Room A dealer in séance room effects and apparatus offers his wares to a materialization medium.
A Pillar of Fire by Night A mysterious fiery phenomenon in the desert between Suez and Cairo as described by an English traveller
Mrs Hopper’s Mysterious End A woman known for her “strange powers” goes missing and is found dead under mysterious circumstances.
What is a fairy blast? A comparison between a Limerick servant girl struck by a “fairy blast” that turned her into her American-accented sister and the Watseka Wonder case.
Rocky Mountain Cry: A Colorado Banshee Two girls in Colorado follow a strangely human wailing, which leads them to a bizarre giant apparition.
The Man Who Bewitched Clocks A young waiter in Chardon, Ohio could make clocks stop or do mysterious things at his command.
Broad Stripes and Bright Stars The American flag is not an easy subject for simulacra, yet it has frequently been seen flying as a vision in the sky.
Second Sound. A sound like the report of a gun means death on the Isle of Skye.
The Woman in Black in the Window A group of men whose veracity cannot be questioned sees the apparition of a Woman in Black in a Primghar, Iowa window.
Polts Afloat Two men in a boat have uncanny experiences off Sfax, Tunisia.