A Ghost Report from the Houston Daily Post on June 12, 1899

Spectral EditionThe “King of Hangmen” tried to earn a living on the lecture circuit, telling of his life as the man who hanged more criminals than anyone else in the country.

But the ghosts of the 88 criminals seem to have had the final word.

1899-06-12 p2 Houston Daily Post [Texas]Each Wednesday, I post an actual ghost report from a U.S. newspaper published between 1865 and 1918. You can also hear me read the articles on recent episodes of The Big Séance podcast.


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