"Nellie Bly as a Mesmerist" - Nellie Bly - New York World

The Strange and Awful Experience of a Certain Mr. Gray

Byline: Nellie Bly; 1888-03-25; New York World; pages p19

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"Under the name of "Mesmer" the advertiser offered to reach the art of mesmerism, with satisfactory tests at the completion of the lessons. In a day or two, I had exchanged letters witg "Mesmer: and had received his price for lessions and minute directions how to reach his place of residence."


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