The James T. Callow Folklore Archive
KEEPING THE WOLVES AWAY
DURING CHRISTMAS THE LITTLE POLISH CHILDREN PUT PEAS ON THE WINDOWSILLS IN THE BELIEF THAT IT WOULD STOP THE WOLVES FROM EATING THEIR ANIMALS AT CHRISTMAS TIME.
Keyword(s): POLISH CHRISTMAS CUSTOM
|Subject headings:||CUSTOM FESTIVAL -- December 21 solstice to March 20 Beliefs|
CUSTOM FESTIVAL -- December 21 solstice to March 20 Feeding animals, spirits of trees
Date learned: 00-00-1968