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The Observance Of Christmas In Various Lands And Ages.

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INDEX
iaude, Frau, 241-2
jautier, Theophile, 64
jay, 196
jeese-dancers, 299
jenealogy, chanting of the, 9}
jeorge, St., in mummers' plays, 299-301
Serhardt, Paul, 73-4
Germanic us, 202
Germany, Christmas established in, 21 ; Christmas poetry in Catholic, 42-7 ; Protestant hymns in, 70-6 ; Christmas services in, 98-9 ; the crib and Kmdelwiegen in, 107-12 ; Christmas drama in, 143-6; "star-singing" in, 152 ; Roman customs in, 171 ; pre-Christian New Year in, 171-4 ; soul-cakes in, 194 ; the Sclr.mmel and other animal masks in, 199-201 ; Martinmas customs in, 202-8 ; St. Andrew's Eve in, 214-6 ; St. Nicholas in, 218-9, 229-32 ; St. Thomas's Eve in, 225 ; Christmas Eve in, 229, 237 ; Twelve Days superstitions in, 240-3 ; Frau Berchta, etc., in, 241-3 ; werewolves in, 24b ; Christmas log in, 256 ; Christmas-tree in, 263-7, 359 ; Har­vest May in, 271 ; Christmas presents in, 277-9 i Christmas fare in, 2S6-9 ; sacrificial relics in, 292 ; St. Stephen's Day in, 312, 315-6; St. John's Day in, 314-6 ; Holy Innocents' Day in, 316 ; New Year in, 322, 332
Gilmorton, " Christmas Vase " at, 118
Glastonbury thorns, 268-9
"Gloria in excelsis," 91, 94
Goethe, 266
GoliardS) 49, 128
Gomme, Sir Laurence, 257-8, 354
Goose, Martinmas, 203 ; Christmas, 2S4
Gozzoli, Benozzo, 148
Grampus, 219
Greece, Epiphany ceremonies in, 102-3, 244-5, 344 ; winter festivals of Dionysus in, 169, 245 ; Kallikantzaroi in, 244-7, 257 ; Christmas log in, 257, 344 ; rhamna in Chios, 270 ; " Christ's Loaves " in, 290 ; folk-plays in, 300-1 ; New Year in, 331, 333
Greek Church, Bpiphao
Christmas in, 22, 99-101 ; A Ivcni
40 Gregorie, 3 1 ,
irj 111., 107 Gi orji tii- Great, letter to M
179, 20;
Guernsey, Christmas sup ■■• -)■!» 240; oguinane in, 330
Guise:
Guy Fawkea Day, 1S2, 198-9
Hiilitrgaiis, 20I ack, 201 Hakon the Good, 21, 1-2 Hallowe'en, 1X2, 195-8 Hampstead, Guy Fawke IJ , i*)>) Hans Trapp, 230 Hardy, Mr. Thomas, 48, 2,4 Harke, Frui, 241
Harrison, Miss Jane, 2 1. 176 -. ;2, "Haxey Hood," 347-8 Herbert, Geore . Herefordshire, Hallowe'en in,
pyramids in, 266 ; Holy Thorn
269; New Year water in, ;;i;
Epiphany and New V'ear ceremonies
in, {46 Herod plays, 126-7, 129, 141, r,t Herrick, 81-2, 25-, J38, ;4v o4"S Hertfordshire, pyramids in, 1 Hindu New Year, ;22 Horler, Dr., 2 Hogmanay, 328-50 Holda, Frau, 241 ; Holland, the " ; ir" in, 1 ; I
in, 204-5 » Rommelpot in, 21" ;
Nicholas in, 219 ; St. Thomas's Day
in, 225 Holly, 2-2, 275-6 Holy Innocents' Day, 127,                  6-8,
Horn-cakcs, 202, 204
Hornchurch, b                        - ;4S
Horn-dance, 201
Horse, as a sacrificial                 ■ 200 ;
hobby-horse, hodening, an i the 199-201 ; customs on St. Stephen's Day, 31 '-4
395
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