Tag Archives: Dreams

1940: Joseph’s Dream

Evelyn Mary Dunbar: Joseph’s Dream (c. 1940)

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

1812: I Awoke in the Greatest Agitation

On May 11, 1812, John Bellingham, a disgruntled Liverpool merchant, assassinated British Prime Minister Spencer Perceval in the lobby of the House of Commons in London. In his autobiography, the civil engineer Sir John Rennie (whose company built the London … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

1958: Where is My Dreamer?

“Nightmare at Midnight,” World of Fantasy Vol. 1 #11 (April, 1958)

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

1865: Dream

May 3, 1869 Rev. and Dear Sir, After many delays I send you a short account of the dream which excited your interest last summer. In the fall of 1865, I think it was in the month of November, while … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

1922: Dreams of Orphan Children

While giving mental tests to children in various orphanages I have occasionally asked the children about their dreams. The questions were usually put in this way: “Do you ever have dreams at night?” and, if the child nodded or said … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

1911: Autumn Leaves

From the December 9, 1911 issue of The Outlook: A number of years ago I was invited to visit a friend who lived at a large and beautiful country-seat on the Hudson. Shortly after my arrival I started, with a … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

1882: A Singular Event

I am obliged to record in my journal of this date (April 16, 1882) a singular event which I am forced to believe because of the overwhelming evidence. Yesterday, while engaged in the trial of Richard Mandel…I was brought to … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment