Haunted Ohio III: Still More Ghostly Tales From the Buckeye State

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Title: Haunted Ohio III: Still More Ghostly Tales from the Buckeye State

Author: Chris Woodyard
ISBN: 0-962847224
Publisher: Kestrel Publications, 1811 Stonewood Drive, Dayton, OH 45432-4002, 937 426-5110
Publication Date: September 1994
Pages: 224 (xii + 212)
Retail Price: $10.95

Features: Annotated bibliography, general index, index of stories by county, addresses of sites open to the public

Blurb: They’re baa-ack! Still more Buckeye ghosts have come swarming out of their graves to give you some sleepless nights in this collection of over 100 bone-chilling tales, including “The Faceless Hitchhiker”; Franklin Castle; a haunted trunk that held the spirit of a murderer; a medical clinic haunted by a shuffling “beast”; the ghostly nuns of Toledo. Visit that state of terror: Haunted Ohio.

Stories from the following Ohio counties: Allen Ashland, Ashtabula, Athens, Butler, Carroll, Champaign, Clark, Clermont, Clinton, Columbiana, Coshocton, Cuyahoga, Darke, Defiance, Erie, Fairfield, Fayette, Franklin, Gallia, Geauga, Greene, Hamilton, Hancock, Henry Hocking, Holmes, Lawrence, Lorain, Lucas, Madison, Mahoning, Marion, Medina, Miami, Montgomery, Muskingum, Ottawa, Paulding, Perry, Pickaway, Pike, Preble, Richland, Ross, Sandusky, Seneca, Stark, Summit, Trumbull, Vinton, Warren, Washington, Wayne, Williams, Wood.

Table of Contents

  • Prelude: The Flames
  • Introduction
  1. Home is where the Haunt Is: Ghosts around the house
  2. The Ghost in the Machine: Captured psychic images and sounds
  3. Stairway to Heaven: Stairway stalkers
  4. Lanterns for the Dead: Ghostly lights
  5. Caution! Ghosts at Work: Ghosts in the workplace
  6. The Haunted Trunk: And other ghost-infested objects
  7. Men in Black: And other ghostly gentlemen
  8. The Spirit of the Waters: Ghosts who walk the waterways
  9. The Show Must Go On—and On….: More theatre ghosts
  10. Call for Doctor Death: Haunted hospitals and clinics
  11. Highways to Hell: Haunted roads and bridges
  12. A Ghost’s Home is His Castle: Franklin Castle and others
  13. Tales from the Crypt: More ghosts in cemeteries
  14. High Spirits: Ghosts who just want to have fun
  15. The Thrill of Fear: Ghosts who reach out and terrify someone
  • Appendix 1 – Fright Bites – Mini-tales of the macabre
  • Appendix 2 – Haunted Places: Sites open to the public
  • References, More Ghostly Tales, General Index, Index by Location

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