Stanley Timor finds a mirror which predicts the future. He uses it to rob the victims of accidents and make money out of other people's misery. When shown his own demise by illness, Timor tries to run - and runs right in the middle of it.
"The powers of the unknown have often played weird tricks with mortal man and the strangest one took place in New Orleans..." A medium wishes to be buried in her homeland, France. Because she can't afford a journey there, her coffin drifts across the Atlantic to the French shore.
Bart Westcott, "a struggling young lawyer", comes into possession of a statue of demon god Bael. With the help of this advocate's devil, Westcott becomes the famed owner of his own law firm. Until he gets challenged by the next struggling young lawyer...
"Nearly one hundred years ago, when the Balkan countries of Europe were ruled by despotic royalty, an adventure in the realm of the supernatural occurred..." A Hungarian baron goes kill-crazy over the sound of a gypsy fiddle and kills the fiddler. But the music won't stop.