History of the Strange Sounds or Rappings

History of the Strange Sounds or Rappings (Paperback)

By Dellon Marcus Dewey 
Publisher: General Books
Edition: Paperback
Language: English
ISBN: 1151659460
EAN: 9781151659460
No. of Units: 1
No. of Pages: 52
Publish Date: 2009-12-30
Binding: Paperback
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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1850 Excerpt: ... A Front Parlor. 1 Tabic moved in presence of Hammond. B Front HaU. 2 Bureau" "" C Bed lioom. 3,4 Lounges"" D Sitting loom, a Center table has moved, see lines, .... Flight of Stairs, b Piano Forte. c Stove. S3T See Rev. Mr. Hammond's letter, page 27. LETTER FROM KEY. C. BAMMOHIl. 31 the side next to me move upward--1 pressed upon it heavily, but soon it passed out of the reach of us all--full six feet from me, and at least four from the nearest person to it I saw distinctly its position--not a thread could have connected it witb any of the company without my notice, for I had come to detect imposition, if it could be found. In this position we were situated, when the question was asked, "Will the spirit move the table back where it was before?"--And back it came, as though it were carried on the head of some one, who had not suited his position to a perfect equipoise, the balance being sometimes in favor of one side, and then the other. But it regained its first position. In the mean time the "demonstrations" grew louder and louder. The family commenced and sung the "spirit's song," and several other pieces of sacred music, during which accurate time was marked on the table, causing it to vibrate--a transparent hand, resembling a shadow, presented itself before my face--I felt fingers taking hold of a lock of hair on the left side of my head, causing an inclination of several inches--then a cold, death-like hand was drawn designedly over my face--three gentle raps on my left knee--my right limb forcibly pulled, against strong resistance, under the table--a violent shaking, as though two hands were applied to my shoulders--myself and chair uplifted and moved back a few inches, and several slaps, as with a hand, on the side of my head, which were repea...
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Title: History of the Strange Sounds or Rappings
Publisher: General Books
Author: Dellon Marcus Dewey
Edition: Paperback
Language: English
ISBN: 1151659460
EAN: 9781151659460
No. of Units: 1
No. of Pages: 52
Publish Date: 2009-12-30
Binding: Paperback

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