The James T. Callow Folklore Archive
IN CZECHOSLOVAKIA, ON CHRISTMAS EVE A BUNCH OF STRAW IS PLACED UNDER
THE KITCHEN TABLE IN CASE THE BLESSED MOTHER WOULD NEED A PLACE TO
LAY HER BABY.
|Subject headings:||CUSTOM FESTIVAL -- December 24 Christmas Eve Table setting and clearing|
CUSTOM FESTIVAL -- December 21 solstice to March 20 Straw
Date learned: 03-02-1970