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superstitions, folk beliefs, Mifflin County, babies, pregnancy, fences, burning


Two typed folk beliefs or superstitions compiled by John A. Hostetler, dating from 1950. These Mifflin County, Pennsylvania superstitions concern the prevention of convulsions in babies and a warning for pregnant women.

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Packet 39-19 to 39-20



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Folk Beliefs of Mifflin County



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