XV-"The Witches of New-York" - Mortimer Thomson - New York Tribune

XV-"The Witches of New-York" - Mortimer Thomson - New York Tribune

Mrs. Grommer. No.34 N. Second street, Williamsburgh

by: Q. K. Philander Doesticks, P.B. | publication date: May 9, 1857 | Publication: The New York Tribune | pages: 10

 It is an old saying, that "the Devil is never so black as he is painted." What may be the precise shade of the complexion of his amiable Majesty our reporter has no means of ascertaining to an exact nicety at this present time of writing; but he makes the positive assertion, that some of the Satanic human employees...

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."

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