The Tiny Town In South Carolina With A Terribly Creepy Past

Nothing is more creepy than the unknown. For that reason, and without logical explanations for many odd occurrences in 1792, one tiny town in South Carolina became the first in the newly formed state to accuse, try, and punish witches. It all started, of course, with the hysteria of the New England witch trials of 1692. It may have taken a hundred years for the nonsense to reach the little town of Winnsborough (now Winnsboro), but the effect was all the same.

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