Run Down The Apparitions That Float About Rubber City Streets And Facades Like The Shadow Of A Passing Blimp Stroll Along Forgotten Canals Amid The Restless Chatter And Clank Of Spirits Cut Down Before Their Hard Lives Became Easier Catch A Show At The Civic Theater With A Former Engineer Who Prophesied That Death Wouldn T Keep Him From Work A Restive Spirit Is That Of John Tedrow, A Twenty Something Mauled And Murdered During A Drunken Brawl In 1882 He Wails For Help And Resolution In This Ghostly Tour Through Akron S Haunted And Sometimes Brutal Past, Paranormal Specialist And Historian Jeri Holland Digs Into The Ghost Tales And Local Legends That Linger Here Like This City S Industrial Heritage. This was a good mix of familiar tales of haunts and several new stories The concentration was on the history of the locales themselves and the technical aspects of trying to verify a particular haunting, which was different The author stressed that she wanted to emphasize a balanced,
Haunted Akron by Jeri Holland a neat little book explaining several locations throughout the Akron Ohio area which are known hangouts for ghosts Holland explains the history behind each location and briefly explains some of the reported paranormal visions A limited number of photos and illustrations are included Maps of all the locations as well as an overall one of the area would have been helpful for v
Solid if fairly standard account of hauntings in the past of Akron, Ohio Would have preferred if there was less reference to things like EVP and focus on just creepy stories, but it was acceptable. A great read with lots of great stories The only thing that would have made this book better would have been if the author had included maps of her locations. Love scary stories A very good read I would love read about Portage Path.
- 126 pages
- Haunted Akron
- Jeri Holland
- 27 December 2018 Jeri Holland