The Ancient and Esoteric Order of the Jackalope

"Freeman Bernstein"

You would think that an obscure vaudeville agent and two-bit scam artist wouldn’t show up in more than one of our stories. You’d be wrong.

Ann O'Delia Diss Debar

Spirit Princess

one woman, thirty aliases, forty years and too many crimes to count

The greatest and most notorious Spiritualist swindler of all time was a woman from Kentucky who looked a bit like Lola Montez (if you squinted).

Categories: Biography, Hoaxes, Frauds & Forgeries, Series 3