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Halloween - What Does it Mean to You and Your Family?

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When I was a little girl, in small town Saskatchewan, Halloween was something we looked forward to celebrating. We planned for weeks ahead about our costume. Would it be beautiful princess, cowboy, or ghost? The school party would involve a parade from classroom to classroom where we would enjoy seeing how others were dressed. My mother would haul boxes of potato chips into the back kitchen and when the supplies were depleted, would resort to giving out dimes, fruit or anything else she had that was appropriate. Children were required to sing a song infront of my parents before they...

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