RE:SEARCH logo
University of Detroit Mercy Libraries / Instructional Design Studio
UDM HOME KNOWLEDGE [BLACKBOARD] TITAN CONNECT QUICK LINKS
RESEARCH HOME / FIND / SPECIAL COLLECTIONS / THE JAMES T. CALLOW FOLKLORE ARCHIVE /
James Callow Folklore Archive

Collection Home

About Dr. James T. Callow

Dr. James T. Callow publications

Collectors

Browse by

Subject heading

Keyword

Location

Questions or comments on this site? Please email davidsor@udmercy.edu.

The James T. Callow Folklore Archive

search for

Content filter is on

Your search for 2120 returned 7 results.

showing 7 items

BAD LUCK: ANIMAL (CLASSIFIER'S TITLE)

IT IS BAD LUCK TO LET A CAT AND DOG FIGHT.

Where learned: PASTEUR SCHOOL

Subject headings: BELIEF -- Bad luck P882.3

Date learned: 01-29-1968

View just this record

IT IS BETTER TO NAME A BABY BEFORE IT IS BORN.

Where learned: PASTEUR SCHOOL

Subject headings: CUSTOM FESTIVAL -- Birth

Date learned: 01-29-1968

View just this record

IT IS BAD LUCK TO COUNT TOWELS IN THE BATHROOM.

Where learned: DETROIT ; PASTEUR SCHOOL ; MICHIGAN, ASSUMED

Subject headings: BELIEF -- Number Counting beliefs
BELIEF -- Bad luck Activities

Date learned: 01-29-1968

View just this record

IF YOU PIERCE YOUR EARS AND THEN PUT EARRINGS
IN RIGHT AWAY, YOUR EYES WILL TURN GREEN.

Where learned: DETROIT ; PASTEUR SCHOOL ; MICHIGAN, ASSUMED

Subject headings: BELIEF -- Body part Senses
BELIEF -- Color

Date learned: 01-29-1968

View just this record

BURP A BABY OVER YOUR SHOULDER AND HE'LL GROW UP
TO BE TALL.

Where learned: DETROIT ; PASTEUR SCHOOL ; MICHIGAN, ASSUMED

James Callow Keyword(s): POSITION DIRECTION

Subject headings: BELIEF -- Product or activity of man or animal
BELIEF -- Birth
BELIEF -- Magic of Speech, Sign, Color

Date learned: 01-29-1968

View just this record

WHEN A BABY HAS HICCOUGHS, IT MEANS THAT HE IS
GROWING.

Where learned: DETROIT ; PASTEUR SCHOOL ; MICHIGAN, ASSUMED

Subject headings: Spirit / Mind / Body
Observation

Date learned: 01-29-1968

View just this record

A THOUSAND MILE JOURNEY
BEGINS WITH THE FIRST STEP.

Where learned: PASTEUR SCHOOL

Subject headings: PROVERB -- Proverbial Metaphor

Date learned: 01-29-1968

View just this record

showing 7 items

University of Detroit Mercy
4001 W. McNichols Detroit , MI , 48221-3038
This site is endorsed by the University of Detroit Mercy (UDM) and supports the views, values, and mission of UDM. The University of Detroit Mercy web site provides links to other web sites, both public and private, for informational purposes. The inclusion of these links on UDM's site does not imply endorsement by the University. Please contact the Instructional Design Studio for any questions regarding this web site.