The Witch of Lime Street: Séance, Seduction, and Houdini in the Spirit World
History comes alive in this textured account of the rivalry between Harry Houdini and the so-called Witch of Lime Street, whose iconic lives intersected at a time when science was on the verge of embracing the paranormal.The 1920s are famous as the golden age of jazz and glamour, but it was also an era of fevered yearning for communion with the spirit world, after the loss of tens of millions in the First World War and the Spanish-flu epidemic. A desperate search for reunion with dead loved ones precipitated a tidal wave of self-proclaimed psychics—and, as reputable media sought stories on occult phenomena, mediums became celebrities. Against this backdrop, in 1924, the pretty wife of a distinguished Boston surgeon came to embody the raging national debate over Spiritualism, a movement devoted to communication with the dead. Reporters dubbed her the blonde Witch of Lime Street, but she was known to her followers simply as Margery. Her most vocal advocate was none other than Sherlock Holmes' creator Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, who believed so thoroughly in Margery's powers that he urged her to enter a controversial contest, sponsored by Scientific American and offering a large cash prize to the first medium declared authentic by its impressive five-man investigative committee. Adm...
Semtomn Garden Flag 28x40 Inches Print On Two Side Polyester San Diego California Graphic Vintage Tee Retro Urban Youth Palm Trees Original Home Yard Farm Fade Resistant Outdoor House Decor Flag
Package Includes:1 x Garden FlagSize Information:Small Size Garden Flag 12" x 18"Big Size Garden Flag 28" x 40"Garden flag for use with any standard garden flag stand (not included)Care Instructions:Machine washable in cold, dries quickly on tumble dry low temperature.Note:You could hold small flags up. with many new selections available for Patriotic, Spring, Autumn, Fall, Mother's Day, Father's Day, Halloween, Easter, Valentines,Thanksgiving, Christmas, Birthday e c t .
Jolee's Boutique Dimensional Sticker, Icon Pumpkin
Incorporate many Halloween inspired creatures with Jolee's Boutique Dimensional Icon Pumpkin Stickers. All different shaped pumpkins carry an airbrushed black figure of either a spider, crow, bat or vines. Display these in your home, on cards or to add the finishing touch to any Halloween decoration. Sticker sheet size 4-Inch-by-4.5-Inch. Contains 16 pieces.
Death of a Pumpkin Carver (Hayley Powell Mystery)
For Hayley Powell, food and cocktails columnist for the Island Times, Halloween is all about costume parties and holiday treats—until a killer crashes the party...This Halloween, Hayley can’t imagine a worse trick than her ex-husband Danny returning to Bar Harbor. Her kids may be happy to see their dad, but Hayley’s determined not to be taken in by his charms, and suspects he’s in financial trouble—again.Still, the haunted holiday is about to get a whole lot scarier after Danny’s moonshine-making uncle is found lying dead next to a tombstone in a cemetery—and Danny quickly becomes the prime suspect. To prove her ex is innocent, Hayley will have to dig deep into her own bag of tricks to unmask the real culprit . . . before anyone else—including her—ends up in the graveyard...Includes seven delectable recipes from Hayley’s kitchen!Praise for Death of a Cupcake Queen “The real treat is the author’s skill at writing witty, light-hearted humor, which makes this series truly shine.”—RT Book Reviews
Official NCAA San Diego State University Aztecs - Fleece Blanket - 30x40
Get your officially licensed NCAA San Diego State University Aztecs throw blanket today! Get cozy with your favorite person or furry friend. Hand or machine wash. Made with 100% Polyester Fleece Get yours today! Order more than one unit or order as a group to save on shipping
NFL San Diego Chargers Pumpkin Carving Kit
Those scary face pumpkins are so last year. Be the talk of the neighborhood with Topperscot by Boelter Brands Pumpkin Carving Kit. Entertain the kids as well as adults in your family by letting them decorate their own pumpkin in team spirit. Let those ghosts and goblins know who you're rooting for with our Pumpkin Carving Kit and make your neighbors jealous with team envy.
What do you want? I mean, REALLY want? Money? Sex? Power? All yours--for a price--in this anthology that recalls the classic horror comics of the past.In one of the most beautiful, most wealthy zip codes in the country lies the sleepy, sun-drenched coastal town of La Jolla, California, and among all of this beauty stands Diablo House. It'll make your dreams come true, if you dare. Surf-bum and host, Riley, invites us into his home and shares stories of the people who let their desires come at the cost of all else.This edition collects the complete four issue series, then takes unsuspecting readers deeper into Diablo House with special bonus material! Includes short stories from Troy Little, Robbie Robins, and Alan Robert; process pages from series artist Santipérez; an introduction by Paul Tremblay; an afterword by writer Ted Adams; and more.
From Book 1: In one of the most beautiful, most wealthy zip codes in the country lies the sleepy, sun-drenched coastal town of La Jolla, California, and among all of this beauty stands Diablo House. It'll make your dreams come true, if you dare. Surf bum and host Riley invites us into his home and shares stories of the people who fulfill their desires at the cost of all else. Money? Sex? Power? It's all yours—for a price—in this anthology that recalls the classic horror comics of the past.
Sandicast Sculpture, Small, Lying Boston Terrier
Sandicast truly captures the spirit of man's best friend like no other company, making them the premier manufacturer of hand-cast animal sculptures. Internationally renowned San Diego artist Sandra Brue has been bringing sculptures to life for over 30 years. She founded Sandicast in 1981 and her hand-cast, hand-painted animal replicas quickly became famous for their stunning realism and incredible attention to detail. Queen Elizabeth and President Clinton are just a few of the many celebrities that have Sandicast animals. Sandra has sculpted more than 400 animals; the Sandicast Collection includes everything from dogs and cats to exotic wildlife and Christmas ornaments. Each piece is hand-cast and hand-painted and virtually comes to life when sparkling glass eyes are inserted. What makes Sandicast unique is the fact that there are not only several sculpture sizes from which to choose (Life Size, Companion Size, Original Size, Mid-Size and Small), but also a variety of animal poses available within each breed of dog - Standing, Sitting, Sitting Pretty, Lying, Lying Side, Lying Back and Crouching - each with its own distinctive expression guaranteed to make pet owners everywhere say, "Wow! That looks just like MY dog!" Sandicast invites you to discover their exquisite collection of...
Haunted History: Haunted Histories Collection (Hauntings / Vampire Secrets / Salem Witch Trials / The Haunted History of Halloween / Poltergeist) (History Channel)
HAUNTED HISTORIES COLLECTION - THE REAL STORIES BEHIND HISTORY S SPOOKIES PHENOMENA: HAUNTINGS, WITCHES, POLTERGEISTS, VAMPIRES, AND MORE!The HAUNTED HISTORIES COLLECTION takes viewers on a spine-tingling tour of truly frightening phenomena. Uncover the real stories behind the Salem Witch Trials, vampires, demon spirits, and haunted houses. From interviews with victims who have been attacked by evil spirits to eyewitness accounts of corpses with pulses and graves where nothing will grow, you don t have to believe in ghosts to be spooked by these chilling tales.Featuring in-depth profiles of the world s scariest stories, including: Hauntings, Vampire Secrets, Salem Witch Trials, The Haunted History of Halloween, and Poltergeists.
Blue Mardi Gras Beads 33" Inches - 12 Pack
From the Las Vegas strip to the French Quarter, Mardi Gras beads are coveted by men and women alike, and none more so than these bright bold Blue Bead Necklaces. The 33" long metallic party bead necklace features a string of vibrant blue round beads, and is sold in packs of 12 because, well, more beads are better. Perfect posh parade party favors, beautiful balcony offerings, and glam giveaways, these brilliant blue Mardi Gras beads are definitely best in bulk. Mardi Gras style bead necklaces are ideal for Vegas, casino & masquerade theme parties, bachelorette celebrations, weddings and bar mitzvahs, photo booth props, and having fun in the French Quarter. Wear all 12 blue bead necklaces together for fabulous finishing touch on a 1920's flapper outfit, Victorian era ensemble, or Halloween costume. Kids love to play dress up with these beads by the dozen, and they are excellent for decorating & crafts as well. For a most fabulous Fat Tuesday, bestow these blue Bourbon Street beads by the dozen upon all the beauties or wear them all together for a super stylish statement. Fun Fact: Beginning in 1872, the bead's colors were originally the Royal colors-purple for justice, gold for power and green for faith-with the intention of tossing the color bead to the person who exhibits the co...
Official NCAA San Diego State AZTECS - Women's Stretchy Striped Tank
Get your officially licensed NCAA San Diego State University AZTECS striped stretchy tank today! Wear it with your favorite Ath-lesiure outfits. This tank is designed in the USA and makes a perfect complement to your Lululemon High Times Pant, Nike Flex Experience Sneakers or Victoria Secret Anytime Leggings! Soft, comfortable, and durable plus size Tank Top for women. Hand or machine wash. Made in 48% Polyester 48% Cotton 4% Spandex Get yours today! Order more than one unit or order as a group to save on shipping
Spirit Halloween San Diego: find, shop, buy, compare
Look at our great selection of heavily discounted Halloween costumes, discounted costumes masks, accessories, props and Buy Halloween Costumes at Low Wholesale Prices. Find Costumes deals and save on May 27, 2019.