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CONVERSION OF NON-CATHOLIC

JIM'S INFORMANT WAS SISTER GODFREY (SISTER OF DIVINE PROVIDENCE
AT SAINT SYLVESTER'S IN PITTSBURGH). SR. GODFREY WAS JIM'S 4TH
GRADE TEACHER. THERE WAS A CATHOLIC HATER WHO MADE A LITTLE CATHOLIC
GIRL STEAL A HOST. HE WANTED TO NAIL THE HOST ON A TELEPHONE POLE
IN FRONT OF A CHURCH. WHEN HE ATTEMPTED TO CARRY IT OUT, THE
TELEPHONE POLE SPURTED BLOOD AND HE WAS CONVERTED.

James Callow Keyword(s): EUCHARIST

Subject headings: Favorites
PROSE NARRATIVE -- Religious hero
PROSE NARRATIVE -- Religious

Date learned: 12-07-1972

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CATHOLICS

WHAT'S A NEW GAME THAT THE CATHOLICS PLAY ON SUNDAY?
SWALLOW THE LEADER.

Submitter comment: THE INFORMANT HEARD THIS ON THE CAMPUS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF DETROIT

Where learned: MICHIGAN ; DETROIT

Keyword(s): RELIGION EUCHARIST

Subject headings: RIDDLE -- Riddle Question

Date learned: 04-08-1965

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HICCUPS

TAKE A TEASPOONFUL OF SUGAR AND SAY THE BLESSED SACRAMENT
AND THE HICCUPS WILL GO AWAY.

Where learned: UNIVERSITY OF DETROIT

Keyword(s): RELIGION, EUCHARIST

Subject headings: BELIEF -- Method of Curing

Date learned: NOT RECORDED BY COLLECTOR

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HICCUPS

TAKE A TEASPOONFUL OF SUGAR AND THINK OF THE BLESSED SACRAMENT.

Submitter comment: TOLD BY GRANDFATHER

Where learned: UNIVERSITY OF DETROIT

Keyword(s): RELIGION, EUCHARIST

Subject headings: BELIEF -- Method of Curing

Date learned: 09-00-1967

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A SIP OF WATER

ALWAYS TAKE A SIP OF WATER WHEN YOU COME HOME FROM CHURCH ON SUNDAY
MORNING TO BE SURE YOU WASH DOWN ALL THE PARTICLES OF THE HOST
BEFORE EATING BREAKFAST

Where learned: MICHIGAN ; FARMINGTON

James Callow Keyword(s): EUCHARIST

Subject headings: CUSTOM FESTIVAL -- Church

Date learned: CA02001980

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TOLD TO SMALL GRADESCHOOL CHILDREN BY NUNS:
IF YOU BITE THE HOST, IT WILL BLEED.

Where learned: MICHIGAN ; UNIVERSITY OF DETROIT ; DETROIT

James Callow Keyword(s): EUCHARIST

Subject headings: BELIEF -- P439
BELIEF -- Church

Date learned: NOT GIVEN

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CONVERSION OF A NON-CATHOLIC

TEXT KEYPUNCHED IN NOVEMBER, 1972--ALSO IN 5X8 FILE CABINET
JIM'S INFORMANT WAS SISTER GODFREY (SISTER OF DIVINE PROVIDENCE
AT SAINT SYLVESTER'S IN PITTSBURGH). SR. GODFREY WAS JIM'S 4TH
GRADE TEACHER. THERE WAS A CATHOLIC HATER WHO MADE A LITTLE CATHOLIC
GIRL STEAL A HOST. HE WANTED TO NAIL THE HOST ON A TELEPHONE POLE
IN FRONT OF A CHURCH. WHEN HE ATTEMPTED TO CARRY IT OUT, THE
TELEPHONE POLE SPURTED BLOOD AND HE WAS CONVERTED.

Submitter comment: JIM'S INFORMANT WAS SISTER GODFREY IN HIS FOURTH GRADE CLASS
IN PITTSBURGH

Where learned: DETROIT

James Callow Keyword(s): CHRISTIANITY ; EUCHARIST

Subject headings: PROSE NARRATIVE -- Religious

Date learned: 12-07-1972

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CONVERSION OF A NON-CATHOLIC

TEXT KEYPUNCHED IN NOVEMBER, 1972--ALSO IN 5X8 FILE CABINET
JIM'S INFORMANT WAS SISTER GODFREY (SISTER OF DIVINE PROVIDENCE
AT SAINT SYLVESTER'S IN PITTSBURGH). SR. GODFREY WAS JIM'S 4TH
GRADE TEACHER. THERE WAS A CATHOLIC HATER WHO MADE A LITTLE CATHOLIC
GIRL STEAL A HOST. HE WANTED TO NAIL THE HOST ON A TELEPHONE POLE
IN FRONT OF A CHURCH. WHEN HE ATTEMPTED TO CARRY IT OUT, THE
TELEPHONE POLE SPURTED BLOOD AND HE WAS CONVERTED.

Submitter comment: JIM'S INFORMANT WAS SISTER GODFREY IN HIS FOURTH GRADE CLASS
IN PITTSBURGH

Where learned: DETROIT

James Callow Keyword(s): EUCHARIST CHRISTIANITY

Subject headings: PROSE NARRATIVE -- Religious

Date learned: 12-07-1972

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