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“[Author Edward Eggleston] errs in saying that with Salem, witchcraft trials ended in America. Virginia held one in 1706, North Carolina in 1712 and doubtless others were held elsewhere.” – From “Everyday Life in Early America” by David Freeman Hawke (1989) I’m not seeing supporting evidence in either Hawke’s bibliography or Tom Peete Cross’s “Witchcraft […]

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