Haunted History – Boothill Graveyard in Tombstone, AZ.

The Wild West has a ton of ghost stories, from lynched cowboys to massacred natives. Tombstone, is said to be the most haunted town in all the West. Though it’s well-known to be home to the disgruntled spirits of cowboys and criminals, the ghost of Marshal Fred White, is said to rule over them all. Fred was a famous law enforcer said to still be keeping the peace even in the afterlife. You may also know Tombstone as the location of the Gunfight at the O.K. Corral. Wyatt Earp and Doc Holliday put the smack down on some local outlaws, two of the three thugs killed in the shootout are buried in Boothill Cemetery.

Boothill is actually a name given to quite a few cemeteries, the name is based on an old-term, meaning that the folks that were planted here died with their boots on. That usually implies that their death was violent. It also indicated that many of the folks here were paupers whose most valuable belongings were the boots on their feet.

There’s a really cool photograph that was taken here at Boothill in 1996. Ike Clanton snapped a pic of his friend who was dressed up as a old wild west cowboy at the time, the graveyard was the back drop. After developing the photograph, Clanton sees an extra person standing behind his friend.

There’s a rather clear image of a man in a suit situated low to the ground, almost as if he has no legs or is maybe standing in a grave. The most chilling part of the image, the dude is holding a knife!

The identity of the man in the photo is a complete mystery, but is far from being the only paranormal oddity to have taken place there. Many have reported strange lights and sounds coming from the cemetery at night, and several other photos exist, capturing strange apparitions and figures.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Killer Rides – Cursed Cars

A while back, I ran up on this legend having to do with James Dean’s car being cursed. I’d heard a little something about it but didn’t realize how much madness was connected to this legend. Check out what I found: So, while James is filming “Rebel Without a Cause” he upgrades his 356 to the 550 Spyder, then enlists the help of professionals from the filming industry to help him customize his new toy. So, George Barris comes in and gives the car tartan seats, two red stripes over the rear wheels then plasters the number 130 on the doors, hood and engine cover. Bill Hickman dubs the car “Little Bastard” which would be painted on the car by master pin-striper, Dean Jeffries.

Ok, so here we go, on September 3rd 1955, Dean meets up with actor Alec Guinness outside of a restaraunt. Dean invites Guinness to come outside and check out his new ride. Guinness takes one look at the car then tells Dean that to him, the car had a seriously sinister appearance. He didn’t stop there though, he also tells Dean that if he gets into that car, he’d be found dead in it by the same time next week. Well, Guinness’s prediction came true, to the day even! 7 days later Dean was discovered dead in that car.

Dean decided to head out to a race in Salinas with a German Porsche mechanic as his passenger. Witnesses at the scene report that Dean hadn’t been speeding at the time, maybe that’s because he’d already caught a ticket in Bakersfield earlier that day. Regardless of the fact that he’d slowed his ass down, there was still a horrendous accident, and it wasn’t Dean’s fault. It seems that a 23 year old college student got a wild hair up his ass and made a left turn right in front of him. Of course the kid had no injuries. Dean’s passenger was beat up pretty bad, but he recovered, Dean, of course was dead on the scene.

At this time in his career, there had only been 1 film released which just happened to come out at the time of his death. His other two films followed shortly behind. Dean was already on his way to stardom, but his fatal wreck elevated his status immediately to that of a legend.

So, here’s where the curse comes in. We’ll start with the passenger, remember, the Porsche mechanic. Though his physical injuries healed, this poor dude suffered traumatic psychological scars. He was overcome by guilt that he had survived and Dean didn’t. He tried and failed twice to commit suicide during the 60’s, in 1967 he stabbed his wife 14 times then again attempted and failed to kill himself. He finally wound up dying in 1981, victim of a drunk driving accident, the college student that had caused the wreck? he died in 1981 too, of lung cancer.

Ok so The Little Bastard killed Dean, but didn’t stop there. It brought doom and gloom to damned near everybody that touched it. So George Barris, remember him, the guy that helped Dean customize the Spyder, yeah him. Well, he buys the wrecked carcass for $2500. The Little Bastard was then loaded onto the back of a flatbed truck to be shipped to Barris’ garage. This is where a string of freakish accidents start to come in play. The car somehow slips off of the truck and breaks a nearby mechanic’s leg.

Not long after that, Barris sells the engine and the drive train to Troy McHenry and William Eschrid. Both of these dudes were professional race car drivers. They would be racing against each other, both of them in cars that had parts from the Little Bastard, hmmm, sounds bad…. Yeah, it was. During this race McHenry loses control of his car and hits a tree, he was killed instantly. Eschrid had a close call, he was nearly killed when his car locks up and rolls over while going into a turn.

In the meanwhile, Barris is still selling parts off of this car! What a douchebag! right! He has two tires from off of the car that had not been damaged in the wreck. He sells them some guy to put on his car. Not quite a week later the dude is driving down the road and both tires blow, at the same time, sending him barrelling off of the highway and into a thick treeline. The dude survives but not without serious injuries.

While in Barris’ possession, the car had become demonized and was developing a bit of fame on it’s own. Thieves catch wind that Barris has the car and they set out to make some cold hard cash. Well, these ass clowns apparently didn’t do their homework, cause if they had, they’d known not to mess with this bad-assed wreck right! Well, they didn’t, that’s why we’re talking about them! So one of the idiots, while trying to steel the steering wheel, rips his arm open and now it’s gushing blood. The other prize winner is trying to steal the blood stained tartan seat where Dean died, it didn’t go so well for him either. He manages to pinch his hand in the seat frame, it looks like it’s been through a meat grinder by the time he gets himself freed. So yeah, that score was a bust!

So by now Barris has caught on to the fact that the car is cursed. He decides that he’s going to hide the car so no one else gets hurt, but before he sees it through he’s talked into lending the evil carcass of the Little Bastard to the California Highway Patrol as a safety exhibit. Yeah, not so much folks.

The first showing had been widely publicized but ended badly as the metal building that had housed the wreck mysteriously burns to the ground, the odd thing, there was no further damage to Little Bastard. The second showing, at a local high school, didn’t go exactly as planned either. The car somehow slides off it’s display and breaks a nearby student’s hip.

It didn’t end there though. The car is loaded back up on a flatbed truck to be shipped to a third exhibit. While being transported, the truck that was hauling the car somehow lost control, the driver falls out of the truck and is crushed by the car as it comes flying off of the back of the truck. Wait! What? Yeah, let me go over that one more time. So the driver of the truck that’s hauling the car somehow loses control, he somehow falls out of the truck and then he’s crushed by Little Bastard as it comes flying off of the flat bed. That’s like some Fast & Furious kind of jacked up stunt there folks. It wasn’t the last time either though, the car slides off of it’s transport two more times before it makes it back to the California Highway Patrol office, luckily no one was injured the last 2 times.

So, by now, these guys had had enough of the madness! They call Barris and inform him that they are shipping the car back to him. Little Bastard never arrived though, somewhere enroute, it just mysteriously disappears. So, here’s a warming kiddos, if you see a great deal on a 550 Spyder listed on E-bay, Don’t, just don’t, right?

 

I’ve got another car legend to tell you about. This one one is from a bit further back in history but, this car is literally responsible for tens of thousands of deaths, sound like bullshit? Nope, not tonight, not on this show! Let me tell you about this 1914 Graf & Stift Limo. More affectionately known as the death limo, this wicked bastard was purchased when it was brand new by none other than Archduke Franz Ferdinand. This is where the numbers start mounting folks, check it out. So the Archduke and his wife roll into Serajavo on June 29, 1914, of course they’re in the brand new Graf & Stift Limo. Mind you, these were some really tense times back in the day; everybody and their Grandmama were revolting and the streets were full of violence. The Archduke knew that he was risking both his and his wife’s life by being present during the turmoil, but against his own gut feelings as well as four previous warnings from others, he went anyway.

As the car approaches the corner of Rudolph street, it stalls, conveniently within 6 ft of an anarchist who had been plotting his assassination. The Archduke and his wife were both shot in the head and throat, they were dead on scene. This one ghastly, and might I add, well orchestrated act, was the cause of the Great War, better known today as World War I. Oh, did I forget to mention that the car escapes this entire event with absolutely no damage? Yeah, there’s that. Back to this war and the tens of thousands of lives it claimed, perhaps it wouldn’t have went down this way if the brand new, state of the art, luxery limo, hadn’t stalled in the middle of an intersection where a assassin stood waiting. The French lost more men in the first month of this war than the United states lost all together in the Civil War. The final count of fallen soldiers fell somewhere around 17 million before it was all said and done. That’s a lot of dead bodies ya’ll.

Here’s the kicker with the Archduke though. He had just barely escaped a murder attempt earlier that day, he and his wife were actually on their way to the hospital to check on pedestrians and body guards that had been injured in the crossfire. So right now we have an actual body count of 2, we won’t go into the whole World War I aspect.

So, after the assassination, the Ferdinand’s limo was owned by fifteen other private parties. During that time, it was involved in six accidents and took the lives of thirteen more people, that we know of. The first new owner was a Austrian general. He bought the car after his defeat at the Battle of Valjevo. He winds up taking it on a trip to Vienna where he was even further disgraced. He suddenly began having mental problems and was committed. He died bat shit crazy in an insane asylum.

The next owner was an army captain. Nine days after purchasing the car, he’s cruising along some back ass country roads when two peasants walked out onto the road in front of him. He jerks the steering wheel in attempt to dodge them, the car starts sliding and he loses control. He takes out the two peasants then the car leaves the road and runs straight into a tree, killing the captain on impact.

After that, the governor of Yugoslavia buys the car. During the time he owns it, he was in four accidents… he lost his arm in the last one. He comes to the conclusion that the Graf & Stift Limo was bad luck. His friend, doctor Sikris, didn’t believe a car could be cursed. So he buys it and six months later the car goes out of control again, flips over and crushes the good Doctor to death.

The next idiot to buy this car is a diamond dealer. Mere weeks after the purchase, he commits suicide. After him came a Swiss race car driver who winds up crashing into a wall. He was thrown out of the car, over the wall, and died on the spot, go figure right! So the next poor bastard the car kills didn’t even own it, he was a Serbian Farmer. From what I gather he was the one sent to clean up the latest wreck scene and take the car away. In attempting to remove the car, he tries to fire the engine but finds the ignition was damaged. He decides to tow the Graf & Stift with his wagon. Somehow, the car falls on top of him, yep, he died too.

And finally it’s 1926 and we’re to the last owner. Tiber Hirshfeld was a garage owner. He was on his way to a wedding with five close friends. While speeding dangerously, the cursed car mysteriously spun out of control. Tiber was killed in the crash, together with four of his passengers.

So, this death trap actually ended up in the War History Museum of Vienna, where it may still be seen, but bet your sweet ass, nobody is taking that damn thing on a joy ride!

 

And here’s one last cursed car I wanna tell Y’all about tonight, It’s a 1964 Dodge 330 Limited Edition dubbed the “Golden Eagle” AKA The most evil car in America!

The Dodge was originally purchased as a police car for Old Orchard Beach, Maine. Apparently, the Dodge didn’t care for being on the force. All three officers that had ever driven the car died in bizarre murder suicides. All three of them offed their entire families before killing themselves. Though there’s not a lot of details to be found on the officers, it is recorded that the police station sold the car shortly after to a local family, the Allen’s.

The car was intended to be the everyday driver for the Allen’s, but this too became problematic. On several occasions the car would randomly fling open its doors while going down the highway, or the steering wheel would jam at the most inopportune moments. Even though the Dodge never turned on the Allen’s as violently as it did so many others, this bad boy was gaining one hellish reputation.

Some time in the 1980s members of a local church took it upon themselves to vandalize this demon infested car. In their minds they were saving innocent victims from whatever evil it was that controlled the Dodge. Well, again, the car was more than a little pissed off from having been tampered with. Every member of this Holy Roller group of vandals that laid hands on the car died some pretty brutal and bizarre deaths shortly thereafter. Some perished in horrific car crashes from 18-wheelers decapitating them and 4 of them were struck by lightning.

Of all the strange stories related to this car, the deaths involving children are by far the creepiest. Two children, one in the 60s and one in the 80s, were hit by other cars and flung across the street to land either under the bumper or on the hood of the Golden Eagle. Both died before paramedics could reach the scene. In 2007 a kid was dared to touch the Golden Eagle, a couple weeks later he murdered his whole family (even the dog) and burned his house to the ground.

Today the car is in pieces. In 2010 another church group decided the car was possessed. They stole the car, chopped it up, and distributed it to various junkyards. Keep that in mind if your scouring junkyards for old Dodge parts folks!

 

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Cursed Relics – The Princess of Amen-Ra

   The Princess of Amen-Ra lived 1,500 yrs before Christ. When she died, she was placed in an ornate wooden coffin and buried deep down in a dark vault at Luxor, on the banks of the Nile.

In the late 1890s, 4 rich Englishmen came to tour the excavations at Luxor. They’d been invited to buy an exquisite mummy case, containing the remains of Princess of Amen-Ra. They drew lots and the man that won paid several thousand pounds for his new treasure, then makes arrangements to have the coffin taken to his hotel. A few hours later, he was seen walking out of the main entrance toward the desert. He was never seen again.

The next day, one of these 3 dudes was accidentally shot by an Egyptian servant. His arm was so severely screwed up, it had to be amputated. Another of the men from this doomed four-some, is on his way home when he finds out that the bank where he was holding his entire savings had failed. And the last of these poor bastards gets home and all of the sudden comes down with this unexplainable and severe illness. He winds up losing his job and was reduced to selling matches in the street. After all this madness, the coffin makes it to England, where it was bought by a businessman in London.

Well, right after this dude takes possession of the sarcophagus, 3 of his family members were seriously injured in car crash, then his house catches on fire and was nearly burned to the ground. This dude figures he’d had about enough of this crazy shit, so he donates the Mummy to the British Museum. I’m thinking he was glad to see that damned thing go!

    So, later on, they’re unloading the coffin from a truck in the museum courtyard, the truck suddenly slides into reverse and pins this dude that’s walking by into the brick wall. Then after that, the sarcophagus was being carried up the stairs by 2 workmen, 1 of them fell and broke his leg. The other one, who seemed to be in perfect health, died unexplainably two days later.

Once the Princess was set up in the Egyptian Room, the shit hit the fan! The Museum’s night watchmen start reporting that they were hearing this frantic banging and sobbing coming from inside the coffin. Some of the other exhibits in the room were being hurled around at night, a lot of those priceless artifacts were badly damaged.

One watchman actually died on duty; so now all of the watchmen are threatening to quit because, well damn this shit right! It wasn’t just them though, the Cleaners refused to go anywhere near the Princess too. As a result, she was in need of a good dusting, which, brought some misery for a snobby visitor. This dumb-ass, making fun of The Princess’s deferred condition, flicks his handkerchief at the face painted on the coffin.  His child died of measles soon afterwards.

Finally, the authorities decided that it may be a good idea to move the mummy down to the basement. Maybe there, it wouldn’t cause any more problems and everything would settle down. Yeah, not so much, Within a week, one of the guys that helped carry her downstairs was seriously ill, and the supervisor responsible for the move was found dead at his desk.

By now, the news papers had caught wind of all this madness, so they’re crawling all over the museum looking for pictures and interviews. This one journalist photographer, sneaks in and takes a picture of the mummy case. When he developed the film, the painting on the coffin had evolved into a horrifying, human face. Legend has it that after looking at the photograph he immediately left for home then, locked himself in his bedroom where he put a bullet in his head.

Not long after that, the museum sells the mummy to a private collector. This poor dumb bastard is immediately plagued with continual misfortune (and deaths), thinking he was gonna fix things, the owner banishes the Princess to the attic, yeah, that should do it!

     So, after he stores her away, he realizes that things hadn’t really gotten any better,  He reaches out to a well known authority on the occult, Madame Helena Blavatsky, and asks her to pay a visit. Well, the second she sets foot in the house, she was seized with a shivering fit.  She knew something was there, that’s for sure. She starts searching the house for the source of what she called “an evil influence of incredible intensity”. She finally gets around to the attic and finds the mummy case.

At that point the dude admitted that he had suspected the mummy to be the root of his misfortunes and then had the balls to ask her if she could exorcise the evil spirit. She responds with: “There is no such thing as exorcism. Evil remains evil forever. Nothing can be done about it. I implore you to get rid of this evil as soon as possible.” Not too sure that I share her beliefs on that though.

By now, everybody and there grandmama knows about this sarcophagus.  Almost 20 people had met with misfortune, disaster or death from handling the casket, in barely 10 years. This dude was trying to give the damned thing away, but none of the British museums would take it. Eventually, a hard-headed American archaeologist (a doubter), paid a shot ton of cash for the mummy and arranged for it to be shipped to New York .

    In April 1912, the new owner escorted his recently acquired treasure aboard a brand new White Star liner about to make its maiden voyage to New York. On the night of Apr 14, the Princess of Amen-Ra accompanied 1,500 souls to their deaths into the icy depths of the Atlantic.

If you haven’t guessed by now, that ship, was the Titanic.

 

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One of my personal favorite Horror Cons, Night Risers Con in Elizabethtown KY! I’ve attended this event as a “special guest” in 2017 & 2018 and am looking forward to 2019!  Night Risers has one Hell of a show! The guest list is amazing every year!  There’s costume contests, magic shows, celebrity panels, a car show, silent auction and a ton of other activities. Keep an eye out for special announcements and the guest list for 2019 on the website or stalk them regularly on FaceBook!

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Haunted History – Ghosts of The Queen Mary

   Construction on this massive ship began in 1930 but soon she, along with everybody else, fell victim to the great depression. Work on her steel skeleton came to a slow grinding halt. There had been a lot of setbacks during her creation, but, the Cunard Line spared no expense in building her. Six years later on May 27, The Queen Mary departed Southhampton on her maiden voyage. Cunard had originally intended on naming her after Queen Victoria, but kind of fumbled when the met with the King to get his blessing for her maiden voyage.

The Cunard representative told the King that they had decided to name her after England’s greatest Queen, meaning Victoria. The King then answered that his wife, Queen Mary, would be delighted that they were naming a ship after her. Um, so what do you say then? So, yeah, she was named the Queen Mary!

For 3 years thereafter she carried movie stars and royalty across the oceans in the utmost level of luxury, she even set new records for speed. But it all came to an end as World War II dug it’s heels in. In September of 1939 she docked in New York where she was cloaked in a layer of drab grey and all of her luxurious amenities were stripped away.

   She became known as the Grey Ghost, the largest and fastest troopship on the sea, capable of transporting up to 16000 troops at 30 knots. After the war, The Grey ghost underwent a 10 month retrofitting where she was once again dubbed Queen Mary, all of her luxurious amenities once again were intact. For 20 years thereafter, she returned to catering to the most wealthy and famous of passengers. Her last cruise set off on Halloween 1967, in December of the same year she was sold and then docked in Long Beach California where she serves still as a floating luxury hotel.

Ok, so now we know a little about Queen Mary’s physical history, let’s talk about her haunted history.

There have been over 150 separate entities documented on this ship. For the last nearly 60 years, there have been 49 deaths aboard this ship, now we’ll never know for certain how many men lost their lives onboard during war time, we do know about a few of them.

   Two men, on separate occasions, were crushed by door #13. This is a massive, steel girded door, it took one man out during wartime, the second, a 18 year old crewman, was more recently in 1966. The man’s name was John Pedder but he’s now known as Half Hatch Harry. The circumstances surrounding his death are mysterious, as it takes the massive door a full 60 seconds to close completely. Harry is spotted walking the length of the shaft alley in his blue coveralls but he always disappears when he reaches door 13.

   Then there’s the spirit of William E. Stark, who accidentally poisoned himself by drinking cleaning fluid instead of gin, he’s said to haunt the Main Deck. And then there is the boiler room where the some folks have encountered one of the original crewmen, still on the job, checking valves and meters.

Two more hot spots for ghost hunters are both the first and the second class pools. Neither of them are used today, in fact the first class pool has been closed for over 30 years, but there are moments when you’d never think it. There are more than a handful of reports of young women in 1930’s style swimsuits, meandering around the pool deck. They’re accompanied by the sounds of splashing and they even sometimes leave their wet footprints as evidence that they were there.

   Besides the bathing beauties, there is also the spirit of a young girl with a teddy bear seen lingering near the changing rooms. Her name is Dana, her entire family was murdered aboard the ship. she’s also often spotted playing in the cargo area, or wandering the poolside calling out for her mother.
Also in the area of the first class pool there is the ghost of an unidentified man that hangs out in the little room under the stairs. He’s made several appearances and his voice has been captured via EVP, he has a thing for growling at people but it’s said to be done in a joking manner. This spirit has been dubbed with the name, Grumpy, since no one knows who he really was.

   There are two other male spirits seen hanging out at the first class pool, Terrance and Jack were both WWII soldiers that were killed in a crossing during the war. They’re said to be quite chatty and have a tendency to tug at your clothes when your in the area. That tells me these two were a couple of hounds, maybe even pulling off a bathing suit top or two, men! Even in death, they all just want boobs right!

   The second class poolroom is nearly as lively as the first class. This pool is haunted by the 2 spirits, both young girls who drowned in the pool on separate occasions. Both girls seemed to have become best of friends in the afterlife, they’re often seen playing together around the very pool where they both lost their lives.

 

   In the Queen’s salon, which was once the first class lounge, there is the spirit of a beautiful woman in a long flowing white gown that is often spotted dancing alone in the shadows of the corner.

   In the Sir Winston’s bar area, folks often meet up with the Dude, an impeccably dressed specter who sometimes engages visitors in conversation while he’s having a drink. There have been several visitors that didn’t realize they were carrying on a conversation with a ghost, imagine their surprise when the Dude and his drink disappear right before their very eyes.

   And then of course there are ghosts for nearly every first class state room, there are reports of a tall man in a 1930’s style suit seen walking gracefully from his suite and into the passageway. There are further reports of doors opening and closing on their own, phones ringing and when answered, no one is on the other end, water that turns itself off and on and lights that surge and flicker for seemingly no reason.

You may even encounter a man in a yellow zoot suit wearing a matching fedora. He’s a creepy looking dude with a bad grill. Folks that have had encounters with him say that he comes really close to you as he’s passing by, and he gives you a creepy bad grill smile, before disappearing into thin air.

In the third class children’s playroom, a crying baby has often been heard, it’s thought to be that of the infant boy who died there shortly after his birth. And speaking of crying, lots of last breaths were drawn in the ship’s infirmary too. Visitors have encountered both medical personnel and patients in the infirmary, There are moanful cries, screams of agony, and an overall uneasy feeling in this area.

   At the helm, don’t be surprised if you run into Captain Jones, Jones was the last captain to sail the Queen Mary, he was at the helm for her final Halloween voyage in 67. Anyway, you’re gonna know it’s him not only because he’s wearing his uniform but because he was an avid cigar smoker. His spirit is usually accompanied by the fragrance of a good Cuban cigar.

Other phenomenon occurring throughout the ship, are the sounds of distinct knocks, doors slamming and high pitched squeals, drastic temperature changes, and the aromas of smells long past. But one of the most insanely disturbing paranormal experiences ever reported aboard the ship was reminiscent of an incident that happened on October 2, 1942.

   The Queen Mary accidentally collided with the HMS Curacoa. Not only was the Curacoa destroyed, but the doomed ship sank in under six minutes. Over 300 crew members died in this collision, and to this day, guests regularly wake to phantom sounds of screaming and rushing water emanating from the front of the ship, leading many to believe that the spirits of the Curacoa’s drowned men may very well be lingering aboard the Queen Mary.

   Then there’s room #340, the most haunted room on the entire ship, forget it, it’s unavailable to rent. It seems that after a staff member was murdered in the the room, the paranormal activity became so violent that the room was locked up and deemed off-limits. This is supposedly the same room where Dana’s family was murdered.

Stories bounce back and forth about who actually died in the room and how, but regardless of the details, there is a ton of activity there. Everything from cold spots to vibrating furniture. There’s nothing lacking paranormally in #340.

Besides the spirits that we just spoke of, there are tons of apparitions that have been left unidentified. These guys show up as misty black shadowy figures that seem oblivious to the fact that they’re being watched by the living as they go on with their day to day routines.

 

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Into all things Horror?  Check out The Line-Ups’ Creepy Crate! These bad boys are packed pull of movie memorabilia, collectables, books, t-shirts or other awesome oddities and delivered to your doorstep every other month! Who says Halloween is only in October!  Click the link above to find out more, use code “TWISTED” at checkout for $5 off your subscription!

 

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One of my personal favorite Horror Cons, Night Risers Con in Elizabethtown KY! I’ve attended this event as a “special guest” in 2017 & 2018 and am looking forward to 2019!  Night Risers has one Hell of a show! The guest list is amazing every year!  There’s costume contests, magic shows, celebrity panels, a car show, silent auction and a ton of other activities. Keep an eye out for special announcements and the guest list for 2019 on the website or stalk them regularly on FaceBook!

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Meet the Voodoo Roux Crew – Celebrities from every fandom

Voodoo Roux is an incredible collection of entertainers that I am lucky to call my friends, if not members of my “Con Family”!  The “Roux” began simmering as several of us became frustrated with our agent “representation” (or, lack thereof).  Today, the crew boasts, authors, actors, artists, wrestlers, musicians and a couple of bad ass top fuel race car drivers!

     In the spotlight this week is Josh “TKO” Turner, who is a well known wrestler, actor and stunt man as well as the heartbeat of several charity organizations.

“TKO” is commonly known for his professional wrestling career as well as his role as the “Tattooed Savior” in 11 episodes of AMC’s “The Walking Dead” series.  But, he’s also made appearances in several main-line films such as “The Last Movie Star”, “Dumb and Dumber Too”, “Banshee”, “The Indy Wrestler”, “Under the Dome”, “Twilight” and the “Vampire Diaries” TV series.

Josh makes countless appearances in the convention scene and many other venues and is always supporting his favorite charities; “POPS for Patients“, “Fighting for Autism” and “Waiting to Hear” are among the list.  The countless hours that he’s spent promoting these noble causes was recently thrown into the spotlight when Josh made an appearance at a local high school to raise awareness for “Waiting to Hear” by inviting the students to get involved by attending FarleyCon this weekend where he will be holding a “Not so Silent Auction” in order to raise funds for Camp H.E.A.R.

Josh’s selfless acts and hundreds of hours of dedication and support of “Waiting to Hear” has been spotlighted in every main stream print/internet media platform across the globe! He’s even trending on “The Walking Dead” Forums and Headlines.

Now, Josh is awesome, no doubt! But, behind every awesome man there’s an even more awesome woman, and in Josh’s case there’s two!  His rock, moral support and disciplinarian, Wanda Black, has been right beside him the entire time along with his daughter Kaylie!

     Kaylie Turner is well known for her work in supporting “Fighting for Autism”, “POPS for Patients” and “Waiting to Hear” as well.  But besides her motivation to help support these worthwhile charities, Kaylie is a well known actress who makes appearances at events all over the U.S.!

She’s known for her roles in “The Walking Dead”,  “Goosebumps 2”, “Stranger Things”, “Cry for Blood”, “The Indy Wrestler”, “The Last Movie Star” and “Term Life”.  Kaylie also co-stars along with her dad in “The Father Daughter Duo” comedy series.

Kaylie has set a personal goal of raising $5000. for Camp H.E.A.R. this weekend at Farley Con via the “Not so Silent Auction” so get out there and give them a hand in supporting this fantastic charitable cause!

     Chalet Brannan is another very busy member of the Voodoo Roux Crew!  Besides having just been nominated for a Oscar for her role in “Tinker” She’s just recently completed filming major roles in “Friday the 13th – Vengeance”, Bill Mosley’s “Crepitus” and “Harvest Moon”.

Chalet, after having survived stage 4 cancer at the age of 10, also has charities that she supports.  She is a “Beads of Courage Ambassador” and “WISH Ambassador” for the “Make a Wish Foundation” and also has her own Leukemia Foundation.

When she’s not making appearances at conventions or charity events, Chalet is busy acting!  She’s had roles in “Boomtown”, “The Sparrows”, “Star Trek – Captain Pike”, “Strange Nature”, “Junkie” and “Peter Pan – Land of Forever” as well as over two dozen major TV series roles!

 

     Scott Lane is of course, a well known professional wrestler, as well as and actor/stuntman.  Scott has appeared in “The Watchmen”, “The Indy Wrestler”, “Need for Speed”, “Spider Man”, Murder Comes to Town”, “Doctor Sleep” and is most widely recognized for his appearances in AMC’s “The Walking Dead”.

Scott is also heavily involved in several charities and makes numerous appearances in order to support “Fighting for Autism”, POPS for Patients”, “Waiting to Hear” and the “Julia Barbara Foundation”.

 

     Mike Christopher has had a cult following ever since having appeared in George Romero’s “Dawn of the Dead” as the Hare Krishna Zombie but, his career in acting did not stop there!  Mike has appeared in “Bikini Monsters”, “Indiscretions”, “Die, Die, Delta Pi”, “Alien Vengeance”, “Plan 9”, “Psychotic State”, “The Devil Dogs of Kilo Company” and “A Few Brains More”. Mike is currently filming “Night of the Living Dead – Genesis” as well as fine tuning his career as quality technician for videotape mastering and digitizing while also mastering electronic music composition.

       Mitch Hyman was best known as the creator of the “Bubba the Redneck Werewolf” Comic book series.  But these days he more well known as the writer and producer of the “Bubba the Redneck Werewolf” movie where he also plays the role of Satan! (Fitting role Mitch!)

Mitch is also the author of the “Vinnie and Mook” series.  “Hitmen in Paradise” was released in 2012 then followed by “Hook, Line and Sinker”, “Hitmen for Horror” and “Family and Friends”.  Hyman is currently working on a fifth installment to the series while being involved in several independent films.

 

     Christopher Heskey is an actor/stuntman most commonly recognized for his role in “Logan” but has appeared in many other main stream films such as: “Terminator – Genisys”, “Black Water”, “Carter and June”, “Consequences”, “Deepwater Horizon” and the recently released movie, “Out of the Fight”.

You may also recognize Chris from his roles in several popular TV series’ to include “Ravenswood”, “Starcrossed”, “Scream” and “A Deadly Affair”.  He is currently filming in multiple projects to be released later this year and in 2020.

     Preston Asevedo is the creator behind the “Rockabilly Roadtrip” Comic Series as well as having earned a well deserved position among some of the most highly noted horror/sci-fi artists of the day!

Preston makes appearances at conventions and festivals to meet his fans and often treats them to the opportunity of watching him sketch and paint his art in person.  When not appearing in public, Preston creates many commissioned pieces for both private and public clients while continuing his work on the next issues of the “Rockabilly Roadtrip” comic series.

      David Childers is the lead investigator for the Mississippi Paranormal Research Institute.  He’s made countless appearances with other professional ghost hunters from TV series such as “Ghost Adventures”, “Haunting Evidence”, “Paranormal Challenge”, “Deep South Paranormal”, “Ghost Asylum” and most recently aired The Travel Channel’s “Paranormal 9-1-1“.

David is also lead investigator in the “Para Chasers Investigations” Series.  David leads the team on site to investigate known haunted locations across the south!  He is also currently filming as a main character in a documentary series to be released later this year.

     Brian Held is a well know radio talk show host, voice actor, narrator and emcee across the gulf south states.  His voice has been heard for nearly a decade throughout the New Orleans area market on WRNO FM.  Brian’s show, “The Week in Geek” is rebroadcasted on several platforms, including “The Edge Radio US” and is being heard in over 100 countries!

Brian has also had several acting roles in television movies, commercials and both indy and mainline films.

 

     Larry Dixon is the NHRA three time, top fuel, world champion! Having had racing fuel racing through his veins since the early 1980’s, Dixon has earned top winning positions among the most well known names in the industry such as Don Prudhomme and “Big Daddy” Don Garlitz, just to name a couple.

Besides breaking and setting both speed and winning records, Dixon has also built the first two seat car where fans can get the real life experience of flying down the track!

     The Kilted Creature is a well known “fringe” artist that has been performing publicly since age 9.  “KC” is a high demand performer within the conventions scene due to his mind bending guitar licks and the masterfully intense melodies that he can produce with his electric bagpipes!

Inspired by Led Zeppelin, The Kilted Creature has  been “rocking out” in front of audiences at any type venue you could imagine and is always a crowd favorite!

 

     Seeking Seven is a Alternative hard rock band that has made appearances all across the U.S. for the past decade.  “7” has amassed fanbases in every city where they’ve performed, and that’s a lot of cities!

Very few bands have survived for over a decade much less thrived, but “7” is one of them.  The band is celebrating the recent release of their new album this weekend by performing on the second stage at the Amory Rail Road Festival!

    Killjay is well known for their head banging hard rock anthems.  The band has played at venues across the United States and has released several albums featuring their original tunes.

The band will be making an appearance this weekend on the second stage at the Amory Rail Road Festival!

     Big Johnny “Blender” is the builder/driver of the “Adrian’s Fury” Front Engine Nostalgia Dragster as well as the host of the “Whiskey, Cars and Cigars” podcast.

“Blender” makes appearances alongside the “Fury” dragster at conventions, grand openings, festivals, racing events and charity events all across the U.S.

When he’s not racing or showing “Fury” you may find him in the role of an emcee or in his “monster garage” creating other bad ass custom build vehicles!

 

 

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Haunted Amusement Parks – Disneyland

Many times, while talking about haunted locations on the “Twisted Southern Horror Queen” show, I’ve referred to some spots as a “Disneyland” for ghost hunters.  Well, in case you didn’t know, it just so happens that Disneyland is harboring a few ghosts!

     So, everyone and their grandmama knows that Disney’s “Imagineers” actually did use real human bones to construct the scallywag skeletons when the attraction first opened in 1967. The fake bones looked, well, fake, so “Imagineers” procured real ones from UCLA’s medical school. Eventually, they were replaced with phony ones.  Many folks still believe that the skull and crossbones embedded in the headboard at the ride’s beginning are the original real human bones.  Pictured far left are the original, real human bones. On the right are the more recent fakes.

What you may not know is that Disney employees have said for years that people regularly scatter the ashes of loved ones on the Pirates of the Caribbean attraction and other places around the park. The Haunted Mansion is one of the most popular spots. In 2007, a woman was seen pouring a powdery substance into the waters of the Pirates ride in Disneyland, but security could not find her afterwards.

In October 2018, Disney custodians from both parks confirmed to the Wall Street Journal that not only do people scatter their ashes at the park, but the practice is so popular that the maintenance staff has a code for it: HEPA cleanup, which refers to an air filter system that picks up ultra-fine dust particles.

“The Haunted Mansion probably has so much human ashes in it that it’s not even funny,” one custodian told the publication.

     That’s just another reason why more than a few ghosts are said to haunt Disneyland, and among them is of course, old Walt himself. Back in the day when Walt was at Disneyland, he stayed in the Main Street Fire Station. A lamp was turned on in the window to alert employees he was there. After his death, the lamp was turned off. One day, an employee was cleaning the quarters when she discovered the lamp was on. She turned it off, but the lamp turned back on. She turned it off two more times and each time, it turned back on then she hears this voice say, “I am still here.” Needless to say, the lamp stays on these days. *Pictured left is believed to be a photo of Walt’s ghost strolling around the grounds.

There was a chick from the O C Register that recently interviewed a cast member who works inside the Haunted Mansion. The cast member says that all of the employees that work in the Haunted Mansion know that the place is inhabited by more than the Disney-created 999 haunts.

She said female employees talk about ghosts that untie the ribbons in their hair. Props are known to move from one side of a room to the other. There are behind-the-scenes rooms in the Haunted Mansion that are so creepy, employees refuse to go inside.

     Besides the haunted mansion there’s a frequently seen specter at Space Mountain called “Mr. One Way” – He’s described as a big dude with red hair and a red face. The legend is that he sits in the seat next to single riders. Then he disappears by the end of the ride. He has also been spotted in the cast member locker room.

Then there’s the Monorail runner — In June of 1966, a teenager tried to sneak into Disneyland for grad night by climbing a fence and crossing the Monorail track. When he was spotted by a security guard, he hauled ass. But he wasn’t fast enough cause he was struck and killed by the Monorail train. It is said that the ghost of the teenager can be seen at night running alongside the train.

Deborah Stone was hired as a ride operator two weeks after the Carousel of Progress became the America Sings attraction in 1974. Unfortunately, the 18-year-old employee was killed when she became trapped between the attraction’s rotating stages. Following her death, cast members have said they hear Stone reminding them to “be careful.”

There’s also the Matterhorn ghost – In 1984 this chick named Dolly Young was killed when she was thrown from the bobsled. Ever since then, cast members who walk the tracks when the ride shuts down say they can hear her. They call the section of track where Dolly died “Dolly’s Dip.”

The crying boy hangs out at the exit of the Haunted Mansion. They story goes that the boy’s mother spread her son’s ashes in the Haunted Mansion without Disneyland’s permission. Legend has it that his ghost also appears on the Pirates of the Caribbean ride. Crying boy isn’t alone there, another ghost haunts the Mansion along side him, The man with the cane. Back in the 1940’s a small plane crashed there in Anaheim. The pilot is now, for some reason, hanging out in the Haunted Mansion. According to seeksghosts.blogspot, a cast member recently saw the man with the cane at the loading dock where guests board doom buggies.

The woman in white is A ghost dressed in a 19th century gown has been spotted on Main Street after dark, and other spots. Legend has it that she guides lost children to the Disneyland Baby Care Center where they can be reunited with their parents.

 

An employee dubbed “Disco Debbie” who mysteriously died of a brain aneurysm backstage at Space Mountain still seemingly haunts the out-of-this-world ride. She’s been spotted several times by guests and cast members. They described her as a green, flying ghost.

 

There’s also a spirit in the river – In June of 1973, two brothers stayed on Tom Sawyer’s Island after the park closed. They tried to escape by swimming across the Rivers of America. The older brother drowned. He’s been spotted frequently reliving his last moments before drowning in the river.

Then there’s the ghost that prefers blondes – Back in 1967, this teenager was killed on the People Mover ride. Legend has it that his ghost haunts Tomorrowland (the People Mover closed in 1995). The ghost reportedly grabs the hair of blonde guests.

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Into all things Horror?  Check out The Line-Ups’ Creepy Crate! These bad boys are packed full of movie memorabilia, collectables, books, t-shirts or other awesome oddities then delivered to your doorstep every other month! Who says Halloween is only in October!  Click the link above to find out more, use code “TWISTED” at checkout for $5 off your subscription!

 

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One of my personal favorite Horror Cons, Night Risers Con in Elizabethtown KY! I’ve attended this event as a “special guest” in 2017 & 2018 and am looking forward to 2019!  Night Risers has one Hell of a show! The guest list is amazing every year!  There’s costume contests, magic shows, celebrity panels, a car show, silent auction and a ton of other activities. Keep an eye out for special announcements and the guest list for 2019 on the website or stalk them regularly on FaceBook!

Trying to kick the habit? I’m a huge vaping advocate! I was a 30+ year smoker that tried EVERYTHING to quit, nothing worked until I visited a vape specialists. The professional staff at Big Time Vapes will counsel with you to fit you with the mod and juice that you need to kick the habit, with no side effects! These guys ship fluids and supplies all over the U.S.  If you’re serious about quitting, contact them at 1-601-337-6466.

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Seven Creepy Tales from Death Row

Death Row is the one and only thing that strikes fear into the hearts of even the most brutal and sadistic of offenders.  In their last fleeting moments, some of the worst bad assess in history have left something more than just the memory of their horrific acts, their ghostly imprint.  Keep reading if you’d like to know about some of the creepiest tales that linger on death row!

Raymond Snowden
On September 23, 1956, Raymond Snowden met up with Cora Dean. Cora was newly widowed, and on this night, she was out on the town by herself, gambling and drinking her way through her grief. Sources are unclear how the two met and who made the first move, but it was Raymond who eventually attacked. He slashed Cora’s throat and stabbed her between 29 and 35 times. What ultimately sent him to death row was the fact that Raymond deliberately plunged the knife into the back of Cora’s neck and dug around until her spinal cord was severed.

Raymond was executed on October 18, 1957, by way of hanging. The rope didn’t initially snap his neck, though. It took over twenty minutes for this demented bastard to die. Now, his ghost continues to haunt the Old Idaho Penitentiary. Tons of paranormal investigation teams have explored the area, and have recorded a disembodied voice laughing and screaming. A few investigators have even claimed to have seen the apparition of Raymond, wandering around on the grounds. Today, the prison has been converted into a museum, but Raymond’s cell remains dark and permanently vacant, with the exception of his evil spirit.

Frederick Hollman
Hollman was a German dude that immigrated to the United Sates in 1883. He lived in Illinois for several years, until he kicked off a murder spree in 1896. Frederick was arrested and convicted of murdering Webke Geddes, but many believed he killed as many as seventeen women, spanning two states. He was sentenced to death and taken to the Ford County Jail in Paxton, Illinois. Despite his conviction, Frederick refused to confess to his crimes. In interviews, this violent bastard swore that he’d return and haunt those that put him behind bars. “I will haunt them to their graves,” he said. “I will rap on their windows at night, and they will see my face in their windows.” (Hollman posing with his bible on the gallows pictured left).

Well this psycho was true to his word! He began haunting the jail immediately after his execution in May, 1897. Shadowy figures have been seen in, and around his cell. Some visitors claim to have heard disembodied voices while in that area. One paranormal investigation team even claimed to have successfully captured Frederick on film, looking in on his jail cell from the window.

Ted Bundy
Ted Bundy is one of America’s most famous serial killers, we’ve talked about this sick bastard more than once! Officially he was charged with murdering thirty-six women, many people are convinced that Ted stalked, raped and killed closer to a hundred victims. Finding out that Ted had sex with his victims when they were dead, just absolutely sent folks over the edge. It came as no surprised that he was sentenced to death row at Florida State Prison. January 24, 1989, was Ted’s official day of execution. There he became acquainted with “old sparky”, the prison’s electric chair. (Bundy being prepped for autopsy after being fried pictured above).

Death hasn’t seemed to stop Ted from plaguing people, however. A slew of guards came forward in 2001 to report that they had been dealing with Ted’s ghost since his execution. Ted’s apparition had been seen multiple times by multiple guards, sitting, cool as you please, on the electric chair with a leering smile on his face.

Other guards have reported hearing and seeing him in his former cell as well. One guard swears that he heard Ted whisper to him, “Well, I beat all of you, didn’t I?” Indeed, Ted’s ghostly figure has been seen so many times that now security officers and other prison personnel refuse to enter the execution chamber by themselves.

Lavinia Fisher
Lavinia Fisher has caused the Charleston Jail House to be ripe with paranormal activity. Many residents of Charleston have claimed to see her face appear by the window of her former cell. Her ghost seemed to grow active again in 1886, following an earthquake. Jailers reported seeing her apparition on a regular basis. One paranormal investigation team visited the old jail and asked Lavinia’s spirit who she was going to carry a message to. Lavinia’s response? “The devil.”

John Ellis
Strangeways prison, now known as HM Prison Manchester, was first opened in 1868. Complete with an execution chamber, one hundred criminals were put out of their misery at Strangeways before Great Britain abolished capital punishment in 1965. Many people claim that the jail is haunted by numerous spirits, but the most active one is not a former criminal.

John Ellis was an employee of the prison for twenty-three years. He handled dozens of executions there before he committed suicide in 1932. Former prison officers have stated they have seen the ghost of Ellis, wandering through the halls wearing a dark suit. Many people theorize that John Ellis came back to the prison in spirit form as a means of keeping the other, more volatile ghosts, there in line. His spirit continues the line of work he was so committed to while he was alive.

Susan Newell
Duke Street Prison is where Scotland’s most notorious criminals wound up. Built in 1798, countless prisoners were executed there until it was shut down in 1955, due to structural issues and deplorable conditions. The structure was eventually torn down except for one outer wall that remains to this day. Despite the fact that the prison is no longer there, the surrounding area continues to be haunted by inmates of the past. One woman, named Susan Newell, seems particularly active. In 1923, Susan was charged with strangling the young boy who delivered her morning paper every day. She was caught while attempting to get rid of his body, and was hanged for the crime. Susan was the last woman to be executed in all of Scotland.

Now, her restless spirit continues to haunt the land where the prison once stood. Her apparition has been seen numerous times by tourists, she gets her jollies from scaring the shit out of them.

The “Hangman” of San Quentin Prison
Amos Lunt worked as an executioner at San Quentin Prison during the late 1800s. The man oversaw numerous hangings while he was there, but he started to crack under immense feelings of guilt. Amos began to tell fellow employees that twenty-one ghosts followed him everywhere he went. These ghosts were covered in blood, and continuously attempted to toss a noose around his neck. Concerned for his mental health, Amos was relieved of his duties in October 1899. He told his replacement, Frank Arobogast, that the spirits of the dead often lingered under his bed. Amos stopped sleeping because he was so convinced that the spirits would kill him the moment his head hit the pillow.

 

Love Horror and Gore?  Find my book, blogs and social media links here!

 

Into all things Horror?  Check out The Line-Ups’ Creepy Crate! These bad boys are packed pull of movie memorabilia, collectables, books, t-shirts or other awesome oddities and delivered to your doorstep every other month! Who says Halloween is only in October!  Click the link above to find out more, use code “TWISTED” at checkout for $5 off your subscription!

 

Sick and tired of being sick and tired? Let me hook you up with the secret of the immortals! Hempworx CBD Oil can boost your metabolism, kick your stamina up a notch, and strengthen your immune system along with a long list of other health benefits.  Contact my personal Hempworx Rep, Ms. Sandie Thibodeaux on FaceBook or email her at ellesugirl@gmail.com to find out more!

 

 

 

One of my personal favorite Horror Cons, Night Risers Con in Elizabethtown KY! I’ve attended this event as a “special guest” in 2017 & 2018 and am looking forward to 2019!  Night Risers has one Hell of a show! The guest list is amazing every year!  There’s costume contests, magic shows, celebrity panels, a car show, silent auction and a ton of other activities. Keep an eye out for special announcements and the guest list for 2019 on the website or stalk them regularly on FaceBook!

Trying to kick the habit? I’m a huge vaping advocate! I was a 30+ year smoker that tried EVERYTHING to quit, nothing worked until I visited a vape specialists. The professional staff at Big Time Vapes will counsel with you to fit you with the mod and juice that you need to kick the habit, with no side effects! These guys ship fluids and supplies all over the U.S.  If you’re serious about quitting, contact them at 1-601-337-6466.

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