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Parapsychology -- Folklore

 Subject
Subject Source: Rbtyp

Found in 202 Collections and/or Records:

Hyrum / Sydney Sackett, 1978

 Item
Identifier: FA 3 Series 5 Sub-Series 2 Item 2.5.2.4.1.6
Scope and Contents Report by Utah State University folklore student Sydney Sackett. A man disfigured in a mining accident kills his boss's family and roams the forest.
Dates: 1978

I saw the spooklight / Ann Blamires, 1970 January

 Item
Identifier: FA 3 Series 2 Sub-Series 1 Sub-Series 1 Item 2.2.1.1.2.2
Scope and Contents note Report by Brigham Young University folklore student Ann Blamires. A young girl goes to see the spooklight with relatives. They follow it over serveral hills in their car as it disappears, reappears, and changes color.
Dates: 1970 January

Indian canyon / James Douglass, 1983 January 25

 Item
Identifier: FA 3 Series 2 Sub-Series 2 Sub-Series 5 Item 2.2.2.5.1.1.1
Scope and Contents note Report by Utah State University folklore student James Douglass, who collected information from Stuart Howell and Wayne Haucey. Two Indians attack the settlement and flee into the nearby canyon with a baby girl. They are pursued, the girl is recovered, and one of the Indians is killed when he is thrown from his horse. The Indian's yell and his horse's scream can still be heard in the canyon.
Dates: 1983 January 25

Indian hill / Douglas Jole, 1987 October 5

 Item
Identifier: FA 3 Series 2 Sub-Series 2 Sub-Series 1 Item 2.2.2.1.31.1
Scope and Contents note Report by Brigham Young University folklore student Douglas Jole. Cars placed in neutral at a certain spot on Old Fort Road will move forward, even though the land appears level, because it is actually sloped upwards slightly. There is supposedly an Indian grave closeby, and the spirit of the Indian pushes the car away. If you go at night you can see the red eyes of the spirit.
Dates: 1987 October 5

J. Steven Felt report on ape people, 1970

 Item
Identifier: FA 3 Series 5 Sub-Series 4 Item 2.5.4.1.6
Scope and Contents Report by Brigham Young University folklore student J. Steven Felt, who collected information from H. F. Jackson. A man fishing in northern Idaho comes across a large ape-like creature in the forest.
Dates: 1970

Jamie and I saw the spooklight / Ann Blamires, 1971 May

 Item
Identifier: FA 3 Series 2 Sub-Series 1 Sub-Series 1 Item 2.2.1.1.2.1
Scope and Contents note Report by Brigham Young University folklore student Ann Blamires, who collected information from Gary Blamires. A young man is staying with a friend's family when they decide to drive out and see the spooklight. In the middle of a thunderstorm they see a bluish-white light in the western hills that divides and then starts moving towards them.
Dates: 1971 May

Jersey devil / Maric E. Wright, 1985

 Item
Identifier: FA 3 Series 5 Sub-Series 4 Item 2.5.4.15.2
Scope and Contents Report by Brigham Young University folklore student Maric E. Wright. A monster escapes from the circus and lives in the woods around New Jersey.
Dates: 1985

Jorgenson / Kathy Huntamer, 1966

 Item
Identifier: FA 3 Series 5 Sub-Series 2 Item 2.5.2.1.1.1
Scope and Contents Report by Kathy Huntamer. When a man at a hunting cabin is attacked by a bear, he suffers brain damage and wanders off into the forest where he lives like a wild animal.
Dates: 1966

Lady Mary / George Lowe, 1975 February

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Identifier: FA 3 Series 2 Sub-Series 2 Sub-Series 1 Item 2.2.2.1.8.3
Scope and Contents note Report by Brigham Young University folklore student George Lowe. A statue of the Virgin Mary will speak if an individual or group circles the statue three times at night while repeating 'Lady Mary, Lady Mary, what do you have to say?'. She will reply with 'I say nothing, nothing, nothing at all'. Some report her eyes glowing or bleeding after the chant.
Dates: 1975 February

Lake Windimere / Mary Strong, 1966 January

 Item
Identifier: FA 3 Series 5 Sub-Series 4 Item 2.5.4.13.2
Scope and Contents Report by Mary Strong, who collected information from Camille Fox. A group of four hunters is attacked by a mysterious creature that appears in wind and lures them one by one into the forest.
Dates: 1966 January