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Donna Tilton was a member of the 1937 Midnight Society. She appeared as a minor character in the three part episode arc: "The Tale of the Silver Sight".


Donna was a founding member of the original Midnight Society in 1937, which was formed with her friends Gene, Laing Candle, Bruce McGorrill and Eleanor Gregory. She and her friends would meet late at night in a secret and secluded clearing in the woods to tell their best tales of horror. It is unknown what the theme of her stories were. Also during this time, she was happily dating her high school sweetheart Vince.

The Silver Sight[]

She and her friends eventually came into contact with a powerful magical charm known as The Silver Sight, which was capable of granting any wish or desire. She was a gorgeous woman, but she used the power of the charm to become even more popular.

According to Laing, they all used it in their ignorance, only to realize too late that the charm was pure evil: it would first give the appearance of what they had wished for, but severe misfortunes and even fatal accidents were bound to follow. Her boyfriend Vince had gotten into a really bad car accident and almost died. Then shortly after her boyfriend's family house caught fire and he injured his leg again and was hospitalized with a long recovery time. During this time, Vince draw a portrait of her. He planned to give it to her, when he got out of the hospital.

Therefore, Bruce took the charm and carefully hid it, and soon the Midnight Society disbanded, which in turn caused the evil of the charm to go into seclusion as well. She was not told where the charm was hidden, but she was given a partial hint on a piece of broken record - her piece said: "With many ups and downs".

The day after Bruce hid the charm, Bruce died. Also during this time, while Vince was recovering in the hospital, she started seeing Laing Candle. Shortly after Bruce died, she and Laing were going for a drive. When suddenly they had a car accident. She died, but Laing survived the accident. Vince was devastated. He wanted to win her back and propose to her. Afterwards, Vince kept her piece of the broken record to keep her in memory, while Laing still the portrait of her.

In the year 2000, when Gene was an old man, he sensed that the Demon of the Silver Sight was conjuring again. At first, Gene took it upon himself to try and destroy it, but due to his age, the shock was too much for him and caused him to suffer a fatal heart attack. After Gene's death, his soul was trapped within the Silver Sight by the Demon in charge of it.

Since Quinn was able to return her portrait to Vince, he happily gave Tucker's Midnight Society her piece of the record to find out where the Silver Sight was hidden.

Fortunately, her friend Gene's grandson's Gary and Tucker and their friends finally found the way to destroy the Silver Sight. Gary knew that The Evil Demon was the true enemy. So Gary used the charm on itself. This freed all of the souls who had fallen to the evil charm. Besides this, it is also possible that the destruction of the Silver Sight had actually enabled her to come back to life or in the very least never get into the car accident and live a longer life: in the last scene of the episode, she was shown listening to Gene telling the story of the Silver Sight. After the story ended, with concern she asked Gene if anything like that could ever really happen to them. Gene replied by telling her: "Not in a million years", which in turn implies a possible switch in the events of time.