A Ghost Report from the Webster City Freeman on February 20, 1912

Spectral EditionSome ghost reports end with a physical explanation.

This one, for example, provides a convincing — if disappointing — reason for the ghostly lights that appeared in a cemetery in Ireton, Iowa.

I hope the brave investigators slept well that night.

1912-02-20 p6 Webster City Freeman [Iowa]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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