The James T. Callow Folklore Archive
AFTER SUPPER ON CHRISTMAS EVE,
THE MOTHER TAKES 3 TABLESPOONS
OF EACH FOOD ON THE TABLE, AND
PLACES THEM IN A DISH FOR THE
SPIRITS OF THE DECEASED IN THE
INFORMANT LEARNED THIS FROM RELATIVES IN UKRAINE.
Data entry tech comment:
Informant and collector share same surname.
Keyword(s): FOOD CUSTOM
|Subject headings:||CUSTOM FESTIVAL -- December 24 Christmas Eve Christmas|
CUSTOM FESTIVAL -- December 21 solstice to March 20 Straw
Date learned: 11-19-1967