A Ghost Report from the Winchester News on October 19, 1908

Spectral EditionAlexander Sutherland of Buffalo, New York, was shot in the chest and died. Not long afterward, Fred Maigh saw a ghost fitting the description of the murdered man, a specter that held its hand over its chest.

Fred’s brother, Charley, was skeptical. That is — until he saw the ghost, too.

1908-10-19 p2 Winchester News [Kentucy]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 The Big Séance and the History Goes Bump podcasts — or listen to previously released recordings here.


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