A woman walks into an attic, dressed for a funeral. She looks around at the trunk containing her old play things, and she picks up teddy bear. Suddenly, she hears a knock from inside the trunk. A hand shoots out holding a letter and a strange ring.
It's 1904, and a Chicago reporter gets a mysterious letter that her younger sister has disappeared from their New Orleans home. The woman reluctantly returns to her home to find an evil spirit has fallen over the town. She must find a way to defeat this evil and saver her sister.