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MANY JEWISH WEDDINGS CANNOT BE ON A FRIDAY EVENING
OR SATURDAY AFTERNOON. THE CEREMONY IS UNDER A
CANOPY. THE COUPLE DRINK WINE OUT OF THE SAME GLASS.
AFTER THIS THE GROOM BREAKS THE GLASS WHEN THEY ARE
PRONOUNCED MAN AND WIFE.

Submitter comment: INFORMANT GIVES THIS CUSTOM AS TRADITIONAL FOR JEWISH
PEOPLE.

Where learned: MICHIGAN ; DETROIT

Subject headings: CUSTOM FESTIVAL -- Marriage Ceremony

Date learned: 11-11-1971

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