The James T. Callow Folklore Archive
IN ITALY, THE NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS AND CONTINUOUSLY FOR THE NEXT
DAY, A FIRE WOULD BE KEPT GOING IN THE FIREPLACE IN ORDER TO HELP
DRY THE DIAPERS OF THE CHRIST-CHILD.
|Subject headings:||CUSTOM FESTIVAL -- December 21 solstice to March 20 Lights and candles|
Date learned: 11-01-1970