Byline: Q.K. Philander Doesticks, P.B.; 1857-01-23; The New York Tribune; pages 6Article Links
This ancient dame, whose very wrinkles date back into the Eighteenth century, holds her magic court in the delightful locality specified at the head of this article.
Description:The second article in the series "Witches of New-York" by humorist Mortimer Thomson (often wrote under the pseudonym Doesticks). For this series, Thomson visited fortune-tellers and astrologers throughout New York City under the guise of paying customer.
Rights: Public domain.