Fox Sisters Spirits, Democrat and Chronicle (Rochester, NY) 24 Aug 1995 Thu P27

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Fox Sisters Spirits, Democrat and Chronicle (Rochester, NY) 24 Aug 1995 Thu P27 - vision houses for nearby business business...
vision houses for nearby business business owners and workers. Shortly after Hoffman's house was built, it was occupied by its most famous resident, Henry Fish, who lived there until his death in 1895. Fish's portrait, by the Hoffmans' Hoffmans' neighbor Shirley Zimmer, hangs in a place of honor over the front-room front-room front-room mantle. ' Fish's wife, Leah Fox, made the house a focal point of another kind. Her sisters began to hear spirit "rappings" in their house in Hydesville, Wayne County. But when one of them came to live with Leah, the first Rochester rappings rappings were heard in the King Street house. Hoffman repeats a phrase that Zimmer coined for the district. "Shirley always calls it the 'undiscovered 'undiscovered jewel of Rochester.' " O Susan B. Q The Fish House j Map J i area - ff King aaam k- k- : : -D -D : i .

Clipped from Democrat and Chronicle24 Aug 1995, ThuMetroPage 32

Democrat and Chronicle (Rochester, New York)24 Aug 1995, ThuMetroPage 32
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