2) J. R. Robertson, The Brinkley Female College Ghost Story: The Finding of the Mysterious Jar It’s Opening and Contents, A Thrilling Narrative, Based Upon Facts (Memphis: R.C. Floyd, 1871) 2-4 in Indiana University’s Library Text Resource Service: http://www.letrs.indiana.edu . The ghost reveals her intentions early on in the story (page 4); however this fact does not alter my analysis.