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Ghost stories of Texas

William Edward Syers

Ghost stories of Texas

by William Edward Syers

  • 338 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Texian Press in Waco, Tex .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Texas.
    • Subjects:
    • Ghosts -- Texas.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Statementby Ed Syers.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBF1472.U6 S9 1981
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 206 p. :
      Number of Pages206
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3787390M
      LC Control Number81052066

      For years, the good people of East Texas have shared with us their stories of ghosts, haunted houses, unexplained events and other morsel of the macabre. One lady even told us a story about a alien buried in a cemetery in Wise County--an event backed up by a story in a respected Texas newspaper. Now, it’s time to put the ghosts into a new book. Texas has a long, often bloody, history, so it’s not surprising that it’s also got a lot of restless spirits. There are so many Texas ghost stories that it’s hard to pick the best, but we’ve narrowed it down to a slew of tales. This list includes Texas ghosts, Texas urban legends, and haunt.

      A Texas Ghost Story. retold by. S. E. Schlosser. My wife Jill and I were driving home from a friend's party late one evening in early May. It was a beautiful night with a full moon. We were laughing and discussing the party when the engine started to cough and the emergency light went on.   The blog Galveston Ghost says room of hotel is particularly haunted. Stories of sudden cold breezes, doors slamming and lights randomly turning .

        From cattle rustlers to young lovers jumping off a cliff to be with each other for eternity, Waco has picked up a few ghost stories along the way. The stories can be shared between co-workers, police officers in squad cars or children during sleepovers, but regardless of where they are told, they capture people’s imaginations.   Ghost Stories Ghost stories have been circulating about Fort Phantom Hill since its earliest existence in In (87 years after the fort was established), a lake was built south of the fort and was named “Lake Fort Phantom Hill.”.


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