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Tuck this book under your arm, jump in your car, and get ready to discover the ghosts of North Texas! These aren't tall tales-these are stories about places you can visit on your own ghost-hunting excursion!
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Ghosts of North Texas

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Overview

Tuck this book under your arm, jump in your car, and get ready to discover the ghosts of North Texas! These aren't tall tales-these are stories about places you can visit on your own ghost-hunting excursion!
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Editorial Reviews

Review Of Texas Books
Whitington's book is fun and engaging...

Recommended for public libraries and Texana collections.
— Andrew B. Preslar

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781461661962
  • Publisher: Taylor Trade Publishing
  • Publication date: 9/3/2002
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 225
  • File size: 5 MB

Table of Contents

A Preface vii
A Special Thank-You To x
A Few Words on Ghost-Hunting xii
The Ghosts of Arlington 1
Annie and the Kandy Kitchen 2
The Screaming Bridge to Mosier Valley 6
Bird's Fort--"Where the West Begins" 10
The Treasure of Crystal Canyon 18
The Ghosts of Cleburne 23
The Spectral Girl of the Wright Place 24
The Ghosts of Dallas 29
The Spirits of Snuffer's Restaurant 31
The Lady of White Rock Lake 36
The Wandering Spirits of Preston Road 42
The Dark Man of the Lizard Lounge 46
The Phantom Ballroom of the Hotel Adolphus 50
The Pioneer Ghosts of Old City Park 56
Lonesome Spirit of the Sammons Center 61
The Phantom Shoppers of Olla Podrida 67
A Ghost Among the Flowers 70
The Spirits of the Sons of Hermann Hall 74
The Mysterious Majestic Theatre 80
The Ghosts of Denton 87
The Attic Ghost of Bruce Hall 88
Brenda's Spirit in Maple Street Hall 93
The Ghosts of Fort Worth 97
The Protective Spirit of the Texas White House 98
The Grieving Ghost of Barber's Bookstore 103
The Gentleman Resident of Del Frisco's Steakhouse 107
The Cowboy Spirit of the Stockyards Hotel 111
The Spirits of the Cattle Baron's Mansion 115
The Lilac Ghost of Log Cabin Village 119
The Grandfatherly Blessings of Peters Brothers Hats 123
Freaky Happenings at the Jett Building 128
The Spectral Ladies of Miss Molly's 135
The Phantom Figures of the Old Spaghetti Warehouse 140
The Ghosts of Garland 145
Mills Cemetery's Ghost of Smiley 146
The Ghosts of Granbury 151
The Theater Ghost of the Granbury Opera House 152
The Ghosts of Hillsboro 159
Tarlton House--A B&B Between Dimensions 160
The Ghosts of Mansfield 167
The Mischievous Ghost of the Farr Best Theater 168
The Ghosts of Milford 173
The Young Ladies of the Baroness Inn 174
The Ghosts of Mineral Wells 183
The Health-Hunting Ghosts of the Baker Hotel 184
The Ghosts of Rockwall 191
The Ghost of One Fast Woman 192
The Ghosts of Waxahachie 197
The Motherly Ghost of the Bonnynook Inn 199
The Family Spirits of the Rose of Sharon 204
The Strange Caller of the Chaska House 207
The Phantom Trio of the Catfish Plantation 211
A Few Words in Closing 217
Index 223
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