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Seance and psychic forces. British medium John Beattie conducting a seance in Bristol, UK, in 1872. Psychic force is visible in the centre of the group and at upper centre. This photograph is from the papers of French parapsychologist Albert de Rochas (1837-1914). Rochas carried out extensive research into paranormal and psychic phenomena, publishing numerous books on the topic from 1887 onwards.
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