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Letter in which Hazard comments on "The Fox Girls" who have "in their old age - disavowed Spiritualism" and confessed their fraud. Hazard notes that because the women have become "intemperate" that their confessions are suspect. Includes mentions of "The Cock Lane Ghost," divining rods, haunted houses, and "The White Lady" who haunts a German castle.
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Spiritualism, Mediums, Fox Sisters, Ghosts, 19th century
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Hazard, Joseph Peace, "Letter to John C. Bundy, 1889-03-14" (1889). Joseph Peace Hazard papers. 37.