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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
Williams, Docia Schultz.
Ghosts along the Texas coast.
Plano, Tex. : Republic of Texas Press, ©1995
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Docia Schultz Williams
|Description:||1 online resource (xiii, 234 pages) : illustrations|
|Contents:||Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Acknowledgements; Introduction; ""There are Ghosts""; Dedication Page; Chapter 1: Ghosts that Dwell in Coastal Towns and on the Windswept Beaches; ""Ghosts""; Ghostly Guardians of Buried Treasure; The Three-Master; El Perro Negro; House Plays Host to Live-in Ghost; The Night the Karankawa Came Calling; Someone's in the Kitchen at Beulah's; The Graveyard Ghost; Chapter: 2 Ghosts of the Lower Rio Grande Valley; ""They Are Here""; Fort Brown, Where Old Soldiers Never Die; Concerts on a Phantom Organ; The Pasture of Souls; La Abuela. The Man With the ShovelThe Brick-Throwing Ghost; A Dead Dog's Devotion; Is There an Explanation for This?; Chapter: 3 History and Mystery in Far South Texas; ""Bright Shines Bailey's Lights""; The Light on Bailey's Prairie; The Legend of Knox Crossing; Reeves Thicket's Ranch House; A Strange Visitor to Reeves Thicket; The Spirits at Sutton's Mott; The Ghosts at Goliad; Poor Chipita; The Ghost at Little Egypt; Chapter 4: Corpus Christi9s Resident Spirits; Corpus Christi; The Ghost at Blackbeard's on the ""C.C"" Beach; The ""Great Blue Ghost"" Has Ghosts of Her Own!; The Disappearing Nun. The Circle of FlamesChapter 5: The Ghosts of Galveston; Galveston Island; Strange Spirits at the Williams House; Miss Bettie's Still in Charge at Ashton Villa; A Welcome to The Oaks; Sarah, the Friendly Spirit; The Boarding House on Avenue K; The Ghost of Fire Station Number Six; Is the Captain Still There?; The Ghost Who Left His Walking Cane; The Haunted Portrait; Chapter 6: Houston a Haunting City; Hauntings in Houston; The Spirit Goes On; The Sounds of Strings; The Strange Old Pagan Church House; The Newport Story; More Spirits Than Ale at the Ale House; A Couple of ""Mini"" Ghost Tales. Spring' s Haunted SaloonChapter 7: Ghosts of the Golden Triangle; The Golden Triangle Area; ""Mysterious Nights""; Spirits at the Sabine Pass Lighthouse; Joe Lee Never Left Nederland; Is the Spirit Still Around?; The Ghost of Christy Hardin; The Cove Light; The Ghost of Turtle Bayou; The Mysterious House at Browndell; Where the Ghost Car Used to Run; Jasper's Old Haunted House; Chapter 8: Legends Worth Telling Again; ""Strange Unexplained Things""; Legends Worth Telling Again; La Llorona; The Ghostly Lady in Black; The Girl in the Pink Dress; The Romantic Story of Princess Kisselpoo. The Legend of the Indian MaidensThe Legend of El Muerto; The Headless Rider at Dead Man's Lagoon; The Strange Legend of Bouton Lake; ""Sara Jane ... oh, Sara Jane ""; Saratoga's Ghostly Light; Epilogue; Sources; Index.|
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