A Ghost Report from the Iron Country Register on June 18, 1891

Spectral EditionGhosts are said to be cold.

They can freeze a person right where they are, so it’s said.

But for Mr. and Mrs. Shea of St. Joseph, Missouri, the icy touch of a ghost literally caused their arms to become paralyzed.

1891-06-18 p2 Iron County Register [Ironton, Missouri]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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2 thoughts on “A Ghost Report from the Iron Country Register on June 18, 1891

    1. Unfortunately, a lot of these ghost reports end that way — presumably to meet a deadline.

      Sometimes, I search for “the sequel,” but I’m rarely able to find one. They simply vanish — like a . . .

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