Date: Thu, 3 Nov 1994 17:52:25 -0800

From: Judith Rascoe boise[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]WELL.SF.CA.US

Subject: Re: All Souls' Day/All Saints' Day

Ahem ... in my youth Nov 1, All Saints Day, was a parochial school holiday

too. Which gave a certain carefree air to Halloween and probably contributed

to the popularity of this strange occasion.