Jean Randall wants to be a singer in Paris, but is turned down again and again. So she falls for count Rompre's offer to help her career. Her boyfriend Bob discloses the count as a demon who controls the souls of undead singers.
"One of the weirdest events ever to occur in Europe is recorded in the files of the Paris police..." A "true" story from 1927 in Paris where a criminal is killed by the wax dummy of the executioner who killed his father.
Ramon Blagdon, a miserable psychology professor, dabbles with the forces of the supernatural and is warned by Fate to do so. Blagdon succeeds in transporting his astral body to other places and commits crimes with it. Planning to take over a rival's body, Fate steps in and Blagdon is transported to hell.
An evil doll maker in Vienna can transplant human souls into dolls which look just like the people he captures in his basement. Young American Wade Farman can escape his torture and brings the evildoer to justice.