The World newspaper clippings discussing the theory that William Marsh Rice's murder may have been done by hypnotism. Various images depict how such a hypnotism could have taken place. The date written at the top of the World's news-clipping is Oct. 21, 1900. Original resource is a color news-clipping pasted onto a scrapbook page without the printed masthead.
"Murder by Hypnotism: A startling new theory. Does it explain the Rice mystery?; news clipping." (1900) Rice University: http://hdl.handle.net/1911/71064.
Relates to the murder of William Marsh Rice, founder of the Rice Institute, later known as Rice University.
Key Documents; World (New York, N.Y. : 1860-1931); Rice, William Marsh, 1816-1900--Death and burial; Trials (Murder)--New York--New York; Rice University--History
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