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AN OUIJA BOARD IS USED TO TELL THE FUTURE, AND
ANSWER ANY QUESTIONS YOU ASK IT. (INFORMANT ACTUALLY
BELIEVES THAT A OUIJA BOARD HAS MAGICAL POWERS OF
SOME KIND. SHE SAYS THAT AS A CHILD, SHE AND HER
BROTHERS AND SISTERS USED TO USE ONE, BUT STOPPED
BECAUSE SHE WAS TOLD BY A NUN THAT THE OUIJA BOARD
IS A "TOOL OF THE DEVIL.")

Where learned: MICHIGAN ; SAINT CLAIR SHORES

Subject headings: BELIEF -- Use of Object Manufactured objects, homemade, machined

Date learned: 02-27-1971

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