Punch, 47 (1864), 247.
The Present Spiritualistic Excitement
Spiritualism, Disease, Mental Illness
'The Tie-fuss fever'—a reference to the sensational William H H Davenport and Ira E Davenport who displayed powers of mediumship whilst tied to chairs in a wooden box.
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