The James T. Callow Folklore Archive
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ON THE DAY AFTER EASTER, THE FIRST GIRL A BOY SAW, HE WOULD SPRINKLE
HER WITH WATER. HOWEVER BOYS ARE BOYS WHEREVER YOU GO AND THEY
USUALLY USED A WHOLE BUCKET OF WATER ON EVERY GIRL THEY MET. THEIR
GIRL FRIENDS THEY SPRINKLED WITH PERFUME OR COLOGNE.
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Updated and Motifs Added / 02-28-2011 / TRD
Informant and collector share same surname.
|Subject headings:||CUSTOM FESTIVAL -- Spring Planting Easter Monday Dyngus|
Date learned: 11-27-1967
There was a dog convention going on. The dogs were told to
check in and hang their rear-ends up on the wall for display. The
convention hall caught on fire! Dogs were yelling, "Fire! fire!,
everybody just grab a rear-end and escape!" That's why dogs go
around smelling each other's butts today, they're trying to locate
James Callow Keyword(s): Origin of animal behavior
|Subject headings:||PROSE NARRATIVE -- Mammal|
PROSE NARRATIVE -- Jest Anecdote
Date learned: 00001980S