Punch,  47 (1864), 196.

The Black Art, Indeed



News-Commentary, Drollery


Spiritualism, Imposture, Force, Religion

    Suggests that the power apparently exhibited by William H H Davenport and Ira E Davenport is 'the Power of Darkness', owing to the gas-light having to be dimmed during a performance.

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