Archive for the ‘Ghost Stories’ Category

A Message From Beyond from John Thomas. Maybe.

Monday, March 22nd, 2010 Posted in General, Ghost Stories | 2 Comments »

In the summer of 1962, someone passed along a message to J. B. Rhine that was supposed to have come from the ghost of “Johnnie Thomas.” John Thomas was the name of the man who first brought the Rhines ...

From the Lab’s “Haunted House File”

Monday, March 15th, 2010 Posted in Ghost Stories | 3 Comments »

In 1958, CBS aired a television program about a poltergeist case that the Parapsychology Lab had investigated earlier in the year. A huge outpouring of letters to the lab followed the broadcast and lasted for months. A woman ...

More About the Greten Family Poltergeist

Sunday, March 7th, 2010 Posted in Ghost Stories | 1 Comment »

A while back I posted about a 1949 poltergeist case that took place in the Lively Grove, IL home of Mr. and Mrs. Tony Greten and their ten children. The events centered around 11 year old Jerome and only ...

Letters Received at the Lab

Monday, November 23rd, 2009 Posted in Ghost Stories, Letters to the Lab | No Comments »

The best poltergeist case I found took place out in Seaford, Long Island in 1958, in the home of James Herrmann and family. Once the disturbances were publicized people started writing the family with suggestions about what to do. ...

Extreme Paranormal and Bonita City

Sunday, November 8th, 2009 Posted in Ghost Stories | 10 Comments »

Someone I know has a tv show!  It's called Extreme Paranormal and it's on A&E. (I know the guy in the middle!) What I really appreciated about this show was the new stories. Usually you hear about the same ...

A Few Things …

Saturday, October 31st, 2009 Posted in Books and Publications, Ghost Stories | 2 Comments »

There's a few things I wanted to post about today. First, this new book, Queer Hauntings: True Tales of Gay and Lesbian Ghosts by Ken Summers. So many ghost books seem to just retread the same material ...

Pictures of Elizabeth Bullock’s Grave

Tuesday, October 6th, 2009 Posted in Ghost Stories | 3 Comments »

Nancy Wallace very kindly sent me pictures of the grave of Elizabeth Bullock, whose strange story I tell here. Nancy had grown up nearby and on a recent visit home she drove to the St. Patrick's Cemetery at Table ...