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Early Celtic Traditions Foreshadowed Halloween

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Early Celtic Traditions Foreshadowed Halloween

Early Celtic Traditions Foreshadowed Halloween

Early Celtic Traditions Foreshadowed Halloween

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Host Bob Edwards speaks with Fiona Ritchie, host of NPR's The Thistle and Shamrock, about the original Halloween traditions of the Celts. They carved turnip lanterns, set out food for the dearly departed and sang for a treat. (3:34)