black arts

The Strange and Awful Experience of a Certain Mr. Gray
Nellie Bly
This article reports of an undercover sting by the New York City Police against the city's fifty or so astrologists and fortunetellers, whose crimes ranged from extortion to child prostitution. Some of these women were profiled the previous year in the Tribune's "Witches of New-York" series written by humorist Mortimer Thomson under his pseudonym Doesticks.
Mrs. Pugh. No.102 South First street, Williamsburgh
Q.K. Philander Doesticks, P.B.
The sixteenth and final article in The New York Tribune's series about astrologers and fortunetellers titled "The Witches of New-York," all written by humorist Mortimer Thomson under his pseudonym "Doesticks."
Mrs. Grommer. No.34 N. Second street, Williamsburgh
Q. K. Philander Doesticks, P.B.
The fifteenth article in The New York Tribune's series about astrologers and fortunetellers titled "The Witches of New-York," all written by humorist Mortimer Thomson under his pseudonym "Doesticks."
Ms. Fleury. No.263 Broome street
Q.K. Philander Doesticks, P.B.
The fourteenth article in The New York Tribune's series about astrologers and fortunetellers titled "The Witches of New-York," all written by humorist Mortimer Thomson under his pseudonym "Doesticks."
Madame Harris. No.80 West Nineteenth street, near Sixth avenue
Q.K. Philander Doesticks, P.B.
The thirteenth article in The New York Tribune's series about astrologers and fortunetellers titled "The Witches of New-York," all written by humorist Mortimer Thomson under his pseudonym "Doesticks."
Madame Carzo, the Brazilian Astrologist. No.151 Bowery
Q.K. Philander Doesticks, P.B.
The twelfth article in The New York Tribune's series about astrologers and fortunetellers titled "The Witches of New-York," all written by humorist Mortimer Thomson under his pseudonym "Doesticks."
Mrs. Hayes Clairvoyant. No.176 Grand street
Q.K. Philander Doesticks, P.B.
The eleventh article in The New York Tribune's series about astrologers and fortunetellers titled "The Witches of New-York," all written by humorist Mortimer Thomson under his pseudonym "Doesticks."
Madame Clifton. No.185 Orchard street, Near Stanton
Q.K. Philander Doesticks, P.B.
The tenth article in The New York Tribune's series about astrologers and fortunetellers titled "The Witches of New-York," all written by humorist Mortimer Thomson under his pseudonym "Doesticks."
A Wizard – Dr. Wilson. No.172 Delancey street
Q.K. Philander Doesticks, P.B.
The ninth article in The New York Tribune's series about astrologers and fortunetellers titled "The Witches of New-York," all written by humorist Mortimer Thomson under his pseudonym "Doesticks."
Madame Morrow. No.76 Broome street, near Columbia
Q.K. Philander Doesticks, P.B.
The eighth article in The New York Tribune's series about astrologers and fortunetellers titled "The Witches of New-York," all written by humorist Mortimer Thomson under his pseudonym "Doesticks."
Mrs. Seymour, Clairvoyant No.110 Spring street, near Mercer
Q.K. Philander Doesticks, P.B.
Seventh article in the Tribune's funny "Witches of New-York" series by renowned humorist Mortimer Thomson (a.k.a. Doesticks).
The Gipsy Girl No. 207 Third Avenue, between Eighteenth and Nineteenth-sts
Q.K. Philander Doesticks, P.B.
The sixth article in the Tribune's "The Witches of New-York" series, written by acclaimed humorist Mortimer Thomson under his pseudonym Doesticks Philander.
Madame Prewster No. 343 Bowery, between Fourth and Fifth streets
Q.K. Philander Doesticks, P.B.
The fifth installment of the Tribune's "Witches of New-York" series by humorist Mortimer Thomson (a.k.a. Doesticks), who profiles New York's most eccentric astrologers and fortunetellers.
Madame Bruce, the "Mysterious Vailed Lady"
Q.K. Philander Doesticks, P.B.
Fourth article in the Tribune's "The Witches of New-York" series written by acclaimed humorist Mortimer Thomson under his pen-name Doesticks.
Madame Leander Lent
Q.K. Philander Doesticks, P.B.
The third installment of "The Witches of New-York" series by the Tribune's humorist Mortimer Thomson (a.k.a. Doesticks)
Madame Widger - No. 5 First Avenue, near Houston street
Q.K. Philander Doesticks, P.B.
The second article in the series "Witches of New-York" by humorist Mortimer Thomson (often wrote under the pseudonym Doesticks). For this series, Thomson visited fortune-tellers and astrologers throughout New York City under the guise of paying customer.
Q.K. Philander Doesticks, P.B.
The first article in the series "Witches of New-York" by humorist Mortimer Thomson (often wrote under the pseudonym Doesticks). For this series, Thomson visited fortune-tellers and astrologers throughout New York City under the guise of paying customer.
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