1962


39
YEARS

CENTENNIAL

“In 1962…”

“...when the Ghost Club

reached its centenary…”

“...I decided to make it a year to remember…”

Ghost Club Grand Centenary Dinner.

“I said a few words...”

“...about the early history of the club...”

“...I have always liked the...description…”

“…published in the New York Times some years ago…”

‘A lively society in which sceptics and spiritualists, mediums and materialists, meet on neutral ground.’

“I introduced two innovations which proved so popular…”

“…they became established integral features of the Club…”

“...special guests at our annual dinners…”

“…and visits to haunted houses...”

Underwood also introduces an official Ghost Club tie.

“That year, 1962, we visited

haunted Sherrington Manor in Sussex…”

No Common Task
p.145; 157

The first Ghost Club Summer Visit of 1962