“Tinker Topics” – April – June 2018 issue

The Rockford Public Library Local History and Genealogy Dept. retains copies of former newsletter and news articles and books



Source: Donation of Member Newsletter


‘Presence’ and curious disrupt family’s home – 1986

Source:  Rockford Register Star 2/22/1986 above

See also full page story “The demon within” Rockford Register Star 3/22/1982, both articles by Dave Daley


“Local Killers and Ghosts….in National Spotlight” – 2017, by R. Rose

Source:  815 magazine, pp 74-75, Fall 2017,  article by Rebecca Rose, “Local Killerss and Ghosts Featured in National Spotlight”  a Gatehouse Media Publication     

“Ghost Knocks End After Police Kill Trapped Bat” – 1944

Source:  Rockford Morning Star 8/17/1944