Publication information

Akron Daily Democrat
Source type: newspaper
Document type: article
Document title: “Astrologer”
Author(s): anonymous
City of publication: Akron, Ohio
Date of publication: 7 September 1901
Volume number: 10
Issue number: 120
Pagination: 1

“Astrologer.” Akron Daily Democrat 7 Sept. 1901 v10n120: p. 1.
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McKinley assassination (predictions); Gustave Meyer (public statements).
Named persons
George B. Cortelyou; William McKinley; Gustave Meyer.



Foretold the Occurrence by the Stars.

     Hoboken, N. J., Sept. 7.—(Spl.)—Astrologer Gustave Meyer, famous for his predictions of great events, on May 21, sent the following to President McKinley:
     “Your wife will live, but you are in danger of assassination.” Secresary [sic] Cortelyou acknowledged the telegram. Meyer said today: “At this time Mars, the warlike and hostile planet, is in McKinley’s ascendant and the planet of Neptune, denoting death or critical illness is in the eighth house. Mars is in the twelfth house, meaning secret foes or assassination.
     “If the president lives he will pass the critical period around the 26th or 27th of this month.”