"Nellie Bly as a Mesmerist" - Nellie Bly - New York World

"Nellie Bly as a Mesmerist" - Nellie Bly - New York World

The Strange and Awful Experience of a Certain Mr. Gray

by: Nellie Bly | publication date: March 25, 1888 | Publication: New York World | pages: p19

"Under the name of "Mesmer" the advertiser offered to reach the art of mesmerism, with satisfactory tests at the completion of the lessons. In a day or two, I had exchanged letters witg "Mesmer: and had received his price for lessions and minute directions how to reach his place of residence."

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