How Halloween Works


Subject:
Holidays and Observances Individually , Halloween

Description:
Background about where Halloween customs and traditions come from. Topics include Celtic roots (Samhain) and Christian roots (All Saints' Day and All Souls' Day), trick-or-treating, jack-o'-lanterns, bobbing for apples, and costumes. Also includes links to related material on how to carve a pumpkin, how to throw a Halloween party, how light sticks work, and more. From HowStuffWorks.

Creator:
Harris, Tom

Publisher:
HowStuffWorks, Inc.

Language:
English

Source:
http://people.howstuffworks.com/culture-traditions/holidays/halloween.htm


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