List of Works.
How to mesmerize by a common looking-glass. The insulated
stool. The electric or magnetic battery. The bar magnet. The
horse-shoe magnet. Phantasmata, Chemism. Why " Spirits" are
said to take subjects away from magnetizers. Curious. Black
Magic. Voudoo ("Hoodoo") spells, charms, projects. Very
Strange! " Love Powders." The sham, and the terrible dangers
of the real. How they are fabricated. Astounding disclosures
concerning Voudooism in Tennessee. Proofs. The cock, the
conches, the triangle, the herbs, the test, the spell, the effect, the
wonderful result. White science baffled by black magic. Mrs. A.,
the Doctor, and the Voudoo Chief. Explanation of the mystery.
The degrees of Clairvoyance, and how to reach them. The road to
power, love, and money. Self-mesmerism. Mesmerism in ancient
Egypt, Syria, Chaldea, Nineveh, and Babylon thousands of years
ago. Testimony of Lepsius, Botta, Rawlings, Horner, Bunsen,
Champollion, and Mariette. The Phantorama. Advice to seekers
PART II. — The Magnetic Mirror and its Uses.
Dr. Dee and his magic mirror. Strange things seen in it. Not a
spiritual juggle. George Sand. The Count St. Germain, and the
Magic Mirror or Spirit-Seeing glass. Jewels used for the same
purposes. Hargrave Jennings (the Rosicrucian), On fire. Curious
things of the outside world, and divine illumination. Cagliostro,
and his Magic Mirror. Frederick the Great Crystal-seeing Count.
American Mirror Seers. Dr. Randolph, in April, '69, predicts the
Gold panic of September. Its literal fulfilment. Business men use
mirrors to forestall the markets. Their singular magic. Better and
more effective than animal magnetism. Why. Extraordinary
method of holding a psycho-vision steady as a picture. Two kinds
of mirrors. Crystals. The pictures seen in a magic mirror are
not on or in, but above it. Dangers of " Spirit control." Facts.
Theory. Constructors of magic mirrors. Failures. Success.
Chemistry of mirrors. The Life of Dream, and the Street of
Chances. The Past, Present, and Future are actually now, because
there can be no future to Omniscience. The future embosomed in