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  • “Starved and Treated Like Convicts”

    ...from their parents and then forbidden to speak, isolated, and starved. At night in the “spookery” residents strutted in their nightclothes and engaged in “gross immoralities.” The woman had...

    Annie Besant’s Lecture Tour of San Diego

    ...thought popular at the turn of the century. Mrs. Annie Besant, spiritual leader of the Theosophical Society, and Mme. Katherine Tingley, leader of the secessionist United Brotherhood of Theosophists,...

    LETTERS

    ...there are two matters to which I must take exception: It is true that Katherine Tingley was sued by Irene Mohn for the alienation of the affections of her...