Thus we actually bring sleep into existence by acting upon the imagination through action and speech. It has been pointed out that most of the charms of this kind are of the nature of a sac- rifice, the warts being transferred to a substitute. A lady's flesh-colored kid glove, nicely stuff- ed with cotton, has sometimes been exhibited as the hand of a female spirit — a critical observation of it not being allowed. Both hands are seen to be on the arm, and are presumed to be pressing- with equal force. A halo around the moon is a. From 15 minutes be- fore 7 till 30 minutes past 7 in the morning; and from 15 minutes be- fore 5 till 30 minutes past 7 in the evening. These should be, as far as pos- sible, of opposite temperaments, as positive and negative in disposition, whether male or female; also of moral characters, pure minds, and not mark- ed by repulsive points of either physi- cal or mental condition.
Yet another method is for anxious maidens to write their names on slips of paper at twelve o'clock, and to burn these; then to gather the ashes care- fully, and lay them, closely wrapped in paper, upon a looking-glass marked with a cross under their pillows. That they should often see death is to be expected, be- cause death is frequent and important. Let the same image be made in Virgo ascending — Mercury being fortunate in Aries in the ninth, or Gemini ascend- ing, Mercury being fortunte in the ninth house in Aquarius — and let him be received by Saturn with a fortunate aspect, and let the name of the spirit Which is Raphael be written upon it. Then, standing three or four feet in front of him, request him to relax as much as possible, mentally and physically. Your rifles, gun, and cannons be spiked, with the holy drops of our Redeemer's blood. Wherupon our Lord Jesus Christ spake unto Peter: Peter, hie to the cool and lonely nook, there runs a clear water in a mountain brook.
Some of the original circle should withdraw and others take their place. The Greeks also practiced the art, but we do not find any examples among the Romans, which is somewhat sur- prising, as their seers, astrologers, and sybils practiced almost every species of divination. If on a Wednesday, he will enjoy happiness and tranquility. Or: Take a turtle dove tongue into your mouth, talk to your friend agree- ably, kiss her and she will love you so clearly that she cannot love another. Much excitement and amusement are occa- sionally caused by the youthful com- petitors for this supposed charm, and the bride herself is not infrequently the victim of rather rough treatment.
From 8 till 30 minutes past 8 in the morning; and from 6 till 30 minutes past 8 in the eve- ning. Throughout the whole process feel within yourself a fixed determination to close them, so as to express that determination fully in your countenance and manner. From 10 at night till 15 minutes before 1 in the morning; and from 15 minutes be- fore 12 till 30 minutes past 12 at noon. Remember this proverb: that the good paymaster is lord of another man's purse; for he -who is known to pay punctually and exactly to the time he promises, may, at any time, and on any occasion, raise all the money his friends can spare. Price Postpaid 10c Bonaparte's Oraculum or Book of Fate. Everyone ia supposed to possess a color hue, and your color chart will correspond with that of your lucky star.
From 15 minutes before 1 till 30 minutes past 2 in the morning; and from 15 minutes before 12 at noon till 30 minutes past 2 in the afternoon. In the first place, the left hand of the medium is put heavily on the arm next the shoulder, and the right hand Quite lightly, close by the other next the elbow. Cer- tainly no man whatever, for this ar- canum doth not enter into an artist of a stiff neck. It may be neces- sary to observe, that some names will not easily form into separate words without the addition or subtraction of one or more letters, this is always al- lowable — for instance, K may be sub- stituted for C — I for J — V for U— and vice versa. I should always suggest the propriety of em- ploying a table as a conductor, espe- cially as all tables in a household use are more or less magnetically charged already. I recommend the seance to be opened either with prayer or music, vocal or instrumental; after which subdued, quiet and harmonizing conversation is better than wearisome silence; but let the conversation be always directed to- ward the purpose of the gathering, and never sink into discussion, or rise to emphasis; let it be gentle, quiet, and spiritual, until phenomena begin to be manifest.
The same may be made with Cancer ascending, the Moon being received by Jupiter and Venus in Pisces, and being fortunately placed in the ninth house — and write upon it the spirit of the Moon which Is Gabriel. From 2 till 3 in the morning; and from 15 minutes past 12 at noon till 3 in the afternoon. The water must be drawn in the three names of the devil. From 15 minutes before 4 till 30 minutes past 6 in the morning; and from 30 minutes past 5 till 30 minutes past 6 in the evening. Be sure to tell him that he will notice nothing unusual about the drowsiness ; tell him that it will he just as pleasant as the approach to natural sleep that lie has ever experienced. They distract the attention, and thus inter- fere with the mental state for hypno- sis. Let any or all of these impressions be faithfully regarded, and, at commencing, pledge to each other the promise that no of- fense shall be taken by following out impressions.
From 3 till 15 minutes be- fore 6 in the morning; and from 15 minutes past 4 till 15 minutes past 5 in the afternoon. From 30 minutes past 6 till 15 minutes past 7 in the morning; and from 30 minutes past 4 till 15 minutes past 7 in the evening. Then say: Thief, male or female, bring my stolen articles back, whether thou art boy or girl; thief, if thou art wom- an or man, I compel thee, in the name. From 15 minutes past 6 till 9 in the morning; and from 8 till 9 in the evening. A child born on Thursday shall at- tain great honor and dignity. All sabers and deadly weapons be closed, with the five wounds of our dear Master, Jesus Christ. Agnes' night, the 21st of January, take a row of pins, and pull out every one, one after another, say- ing a paternoster, on sticking a pin in your sleeve, and you will dream of him you shall marry.
October 3, 7, 16, 21, 22. As soon as a fish eats thereof it will be- come intoxicated, and float upon the surface. To kill a moth hovering about a candle is to invite good luck. The fore finger to the middle joint of the other fore finger is like T; two fingers across is like X; likewise B, C, D, is very easily remem- bered, one finger on the left thumb is B, two fingers C, three fingers D. The meowing of a blaek cat at midnight is a bad omen. This is a mistake that many people of credit fall into; but, in order to prevent this, always keep an exact daily account of both your expenses, and also of your daily income and profits; for, if you will only just take the trouble at first to enumerate par- ticulars, you will discover unto you how wonderfully small trifling ex- penses mount up to a large sum; by Which you will also discern what might have been, and also what may for the future be saved without causing any great inconvenience. Desist you thieves, robbers, murderers, way- layers and warriors in meekness, be- cause we all have partaken of the rose- colored blood of Jesus Christ.
July 9, 14, 15, 18. The peasant followed his advice, and found the stone indicated in his dream, which upon being displaced, and revealed a vase filled with golden coins — enrich- ing the dreamer and his family. If flowers and fruit are in the room, see that they are just fresh- ly gathered, otherwise remove them; also avoid sitting in a room with many minerals, metals, or glasses, as these all injuriously effect sensitives, of whom mediums are the type. Fill the vessel one-third, take the same to your home, set it upon the fire, take a piece of bread from the lower crust of a loaf, stick three pina into the bread, boil all in the vessel, add a few dew nettles. Peter stood under an oak tree. Around the compass are engraved the characteristic signs of all the seven metals. June 5, 6, 12, 13, 18, and 19.