SALEM (CBS) – It Happens Here in Salem – the Witch City. The center for spookiness earned its reputation in 1693 with a literal witch-hunt that cost at least 20 people their lives. Today, witchcraft is celebrated in Salem. In fact, it’s big business.
But just how scary is Salem? In the video above, Breana Pitts explores the haunts, and how spirit photography scared and scammed people over a century ago.