Charged With Being A Witch
Steele Scrapbook - October 12, 1885
Charged With Being A Witch.
ST. PETER, Minn., Oct. 12.--There is considerable excitement
in Belgrade, this county, in a settlement of Swedes, over a case of
what they believe to be witchcraft. A woman has been sick for three
years, and accuses her aunt of being a witch and causing her sickness.
The Swedish Church has held a trial, and witnesses solemnly testified
to a belief in witches, and stated what they had seen in this particular
case. The statement was made by one woman that she was posted in witchcraft,
and had seen witches send the craft
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