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Current Superstitions

by Fanny Bergen

Different superstitions and oral traditions past down. Many versions from different states. Most categories covered from babies, marriage, and death.

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Language

English

Original Language

English

Published In

1896

Author

Fanny Bergen

United States

Bergen was born Frances Dickerson in Mansfield, Ohio on 4 February 1846, to Thomas Dickerson and Rachel Gault of Richland County. Bergen worked as a teacher in old Woodville school then, Cleveland, Ch...

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