Most People Don’t Know A Witch Trial Took Place Right Here In Arizona
What images come to mind when you think of witches? Perhaps misty evenings, black cats, green skin, and a hooked nose? What about where witches live? It seems that in American history, witches tend to be remembered only in Salem, Massachusetts. However, did you know Arizona had its own small witch trial? That’s right and it even happened in the not-too-distant past.
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That was pretty crazy, huh? What other strange events do you know of that have taken place here in Arizona?
Monica is a Diné (Navajo) freelance writer and photographer based in the Southwest. Born in Gallup and raised in Phoenix, she is Tódich'ii'nii (Bitter Water People) and Tsi'naajinii (Black Streak Wood People). Monica is a staff writer for Only In Your State, photo editor for The Mesa Legend, and previously a staff writer for The Navajo Post. You can reach her at email@example.com.
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