An Experiment Suggested for the Medium Humbugs
Shows a male and a female medium, both of whom have their feet locked in stocks and a hand locked onto the same post. The caption urges that the mediums should be left there 'until the spirits release them' and reveals that the 'Old Female Medium' wishes this would happen.
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