AUTHENTICATED VAMPIRE STORY

by Franz Hartmann. from Occult Review, September 1909. After a nobleman dies, villagers suffer an abnormally high number of deaths among their children! On June 10, 1909, there appeared in a prominent Vienna paper (the Neues Wiener Journal) a notice (which I herewith enclose) saying that the castle of B— had been burned by the populace, because there was a great mortality among the peasant children, and it was generally believed that this was due to the invasion of a vampire, supposed to be the last Count B—, who died and acquired that reputation. The castle was situated in a wild and Continue reading