The Groaning Thanksgiving Board. There is much to groan about in this collection of toxic Thanksgiving foodstuffs.
Veto Goes Mad President Garfield’s dog Veto goes mad at the President’s death.
Pickled to Death Deaths from embalming fluid poisoning, often mistaken for alcohol.
Embalmed alive Horrific tales of ingestion of embalming fluid or premature embalming.
A Corpse on Eggs A mysterious infant corpse found on a layer of eggs in a chimney.
Consumption Cottage An Illinois cottage where an unusually large number of tenants died of consumption.
Death by Owl A young wife is scared to death by an owl that had been following her.
The Phantom Teeth of Knightsbridge After a man died from swallowing his teeth, the phantom teeth began to haunt his widow and his flat.
Farmer Burrows’s Stone Corpses Farmer Burrows finds stone corpses tied together in a dead tree.
A New Year’s Parade of the Damned