Believe it or not: 10 haunted places in Salt Lake City

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Established in 1883, the Alta Club was named after the Alta Mining District. According to Dunning, there are a couple of spirits that reportedly remain at this location.

One of the ghost stories tells of a man who fell asleep in his room on the third floor with a cigar burning. The cigar started a fire that burned the third floor, with signs of the fire still visible today. The man who started the fire died, and guests of the club have reported seeing a man in 1950s attire smoking a cigar while sitting in a couch or chair.

The second ghost is known as the "lady of the evening," Dunning wrote. There have been reports of people smelling lilac perfume, followed by a cold touch on the shoulder.
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Black Shirts
Mckinney, TX

I worked at the Hotel and delivered room service to this family a few times. The father would hide his family when I delivered food. It was the 11th floor and the Alta suite, which is the middle room facing east.

Salt Lake City, UT

Speaking of haunted locations, I had hoped the Salt Lake Masonic Temple would make the list. It's believed there is a ghost we call Charlie. No one is sure of Charlie's origins, but he is well known in the building. Charlie likes to haunt the elevator, stopping it on the wrong floor. He likes the third floor. We think it's because that is where the ladies tea room is located. Maybe he likes the view of the great Hall. Sometimes he sends us to the sixth floor, which is mostly unused but does lead to the roof where there used to be dining and dancing. Elevator Technicians have found nothing wrong with the controls or any other reason for the unplanned stops, yet the elevator would stop at these locations going up or down.

Red Corvette
St. George, UT

I don't believe in the supernatural or ghosts either one, holy or not.

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