The following books and articles about the Wizard Clip can be found at the West Virginia Archives Library.


Aler, F. Vernon. Aler's History of Martinsburg and Berkeley County, West Virginia, Hagerstown, Maryland, Mail Publishing Company, n. d.
975.497 A369.

Barry, Joseph. The Strange Story of Harpers Ferry, n.p, 1903.
973.7116 B279s 1969.

Bates, Robert L. The Story of Smithfield (Middleway), Jefferson County, West Virginia, 1729- 1905, Endicott, New York, 1958.
975.499 B339.

Cartmell, Thomas Kemp. Shenandoah Valley Pioneers and Their Descendants, Winchester, Virginia, Eddy Press Corportation, 1909.
975.59 C327.

___________________. Shenandoah Valley Pioneers and Their Descendants, Indexed Edition, Berryville, Virginia, Chesapeake Book Company, 1963.
975.59 C327 1963.

Comstock, Jim. Hardesty's West Virginia Counties, Wood and Jefferson, Richwood, West Virginia, 1973.
975.4003 H239 1973 v.8.

Finotti, Joseph Maria. The Mystery of the Wizard Clip, Baltimore, Maryland, Piet and Company, 1879.
133.4 F515.

Jefferson County Historical Society. "Early Shepherdstown and Its Churches", Jefferson County Historical Society Magazine, Charlestown, West Virginia, 1945, v.11

Marshall, A. L. Adam Livingston The Wizard Clip The Voice, Kearneysville, West Virginia, Livingston Publications, 1978.
133.42 M367 Pam.

Norris, E. J. History of the Lower Shenandoah Valley, Counties of Frederick, Berkeley, Jefferson and Clarke..., Chicago, Illinois, A. Warner & Company Publishers, 1890.
975.59 N856

The West Virginia Historical and Antiquarian Society. "Wizard Clip", West Virginia Historical Magazine, Charleston, West Virginia, 1904.


"100 Year Old Story of Wizard Clip," WV Hillbilly, 8-28-1965.
"Catholic Service Ends Contest Arising Over Haunted Farm," Baltimore Sun, 11-5- 1922.
"CLIP: Mystery Befuddles the Mind, Frustrates the Rational," Washington Star, 10-31- 1978.
"Eerie Tale of 'The Wizard Clip, I, II, III," Beckley Post Herald, 1-14, 15, 16-1969.
"Legend of Conspiracy? Were the Strange Happenings of Wizard Clip the Doings of Demons or Men?" Martinsburg Journal, 5-12-1984.
"Sketch of Manifestations of Wizard Clip Recently Found in an Old Volume, Gazette, 10-21- 1922.
"Wizard Clip: Historic Scene of Haunted Occurrences Researched by Sate Resident," Bluefield Daily Telegraph, 9-7-1980.

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