The James T. Callow Folklore Archive
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AT CHRISTMAS TIME, THE CHURCH ORGANIST OF ST. PETER & PAUL
SELLS A SMALL WAFER CALLED OPLATIKA. THEY ARE SQUARE
AND TASTE LIKE A COMMUNION TYPE HOST. AFTER MIDNIGHT MASS,
THE FAMILIES HAVE A DINNER AT WHICH EVERYONE IN THE FAMILY
BREAKS OFF A PIECE AND EATS IT.
[St. Peter & Paul is a] Roman Catholic [church.]
|Subject headings:||CUSTOM FESTIVAL -- December 21 solstice to March 20 Oplatki|
CUSTOM FESTIVAL -- December 21 solstice to March 20 Church
Date learned: 11-02-1969