Top Ten Paranormal Articles

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Here are the top ten articles for the Paranormal Site! These rankings are live and get reset at the beginning of each month, so check back often to see what your fellow visitors are most interested in!

1. Ghost in White
In late summer of 1911, a ghost dressed in white was reported to haunt the downtown area of Quincy, Illinois. Western Union messenger boys and residents in the area reported a white-robed figure “stalking” them late at night.

2. Haunted Elmwood Farm in Missouri
The historic Elmwood Farm located a few miles outside of Palmyra, Missouri is said by the current owner to be haunted by numerous spirits. Fortunately, owner Janice Dyer has conducted extensive research on the history of her property and has been able to identify several of the ghosts.

3. Vanishing Hotel
Two couples stayed overnight in a hotel in France that didn´t exist!

4. Haunted Knox County Missouri
According to www.missourihauntedhouses.com and www.hauntedplaces.org, apparitions of a banker-type fellow, an elderly man wearing a trench coat, a young girl in a white dress and a woman wearing period clothing have been sighted in Knox County, Missouri.

5. Haunted County Poor Farm
Investigations conducted at the abandoned Prairie View Rest Home in NE Missouri have revealed the sounds of footsteps on the second and third floors, old-fashioned music playing and a variety of other noises.

6. Haunted Kingsport, Tennessee Theater
The State Theater was designed in 1935 by Erle Stillwell, son of Hannibal, Missouri's notorious murder victim Amos Stillwell. The State Theater closed the year that Erle passed away. Years later during a renovation period, paranormal activity was observed. Does his spirit haunt the old building?

7. KIller Haunted to Confess
In the spring of 1890, a young man confessed to St. Louis authorities that he had murdered a fellow years previously. He was relieved to get the confession out as he said he had been haunted by the "white face" of his victim appearing to him nightly with "blood trickling" down his face.

8. The Haunted Rowboat
In the early 1890's through the turn of the century, the spirit of a large rowboat cruised the waters of the Mississippi River outside of Hannibal, Missouri. Bruce Carlson talks about this in his book "Ghosts of the Mississippi River."

9. The Murder of Nannie Womack
On December 8, 1908, in Jamestown, Kentucky, a nine-year-old little girl was found murdered in the woods near her home. Nannie Womack had been choked, and hit in the head.

10. Poltergeist of Philadelphia, Missouri
During the autumn of 1923, the home of Emmett Swisher and his family of Philadelphia, Missouri was assaulted with a barrage of poltergeist activity nightly for several months.



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