Virginia Christian is Haunted in Her Dreams, Times-Herald (Newport News), April 11, 1912.
Murder Confessed by Negress, Slayer of Mrs. Ida Belote, Daily press (Newport News, Va. : Final ed.), April 11, 1912.
On 10 April 1912, Virginia Christian confessed to killing Ida Belote to a reporter from the Newport News Daily Press. She repeated her confession the next day to the Newport News Times-Herald.