Discoveries 7 Contemporary News Reports of Victorian Hauntings
Findmypast's historical newspaper collection is full of terrifying tales. Here are seven of our favourites...
Curios The front page of the Birmingham Daily Gazette included a photo of an #owl mascot that accompanies a British pilot on all his night bombing expeditions over the German lines: ow.ly/seSd30lqE43 #otd #FirstWorldWar #RAF #1918Newspapers #animalkingdom https://t.co/eJ2yNIY0cz
Curios Free Church Suffrage Times featured 'notes and news' on the front page, including notes on 'The Failure of 40D' and 'Bill on Sexual Vice': ow.ly/U8Pe30lpFhh #OTD #1918Newspapers https://t.co/ePI13YEQL4
Curios #OTD, Battle of Amiens, Canadian and Australian troops begin a string of almost continuous victories, the 'Hundred Days of Offensive', with an 8-mile push through the German front lines, taking 12K prisoners. Evening Despatch ow.ly/74ci30ljHFw #1918Newspapers #FWW https://t.co/UekDPJtu4i