James C. Christensen
72
Superstitions

A key like the one show below, and a free booklet with each print explains all 72 superstitions.

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LIST OF SUPERSTITIONS

 1.  Moon Luck

 2.  Falling Stars

 3.  Wishing Stars

 4.  Red Sky at Night

 5.  Candle in the Window

 6.  Stork's Nest

 7.  Chimney Sweep

 8.  Relic Bones in Walls

 9.  Swallow and Nest

 10. Don't Stomp That Spider

 11. Widow's Peak

 12. Tossing Burnt Toast

 13. Poor Little Number Thirteen

 14. Leaving Fruit in the Tree

 15. Hanging Eggs Outside

 16. The King's Healing Touch

 17. Catching Leaves

 18. Oranges

 19. A Frog in the Mouth

 20. Lizard-Licking

 21. Sneezing

 22. Four-Leafed Clover

 23. Knocking on Wood

 24. Two Crows

 25. Horseshoe

 26. Beware the Black Cat...Maybe    

 27. Protected by  

     the Cross

 28. Tossing Salt over

     Your Shoulder

 29. Spitting for Luck

 30. Broken Mirror

     Syndrome         

 31. Butterflies

 32. Three Magpies Means

     a Wedding

 33.  A Kiss for Luck

 34.  Mistletoe

 35.  Holly

 36.  Ivy's Lucky for

      the Groom

 37.  Roses for Luck in Love

 38.  Something Old,

      Something New

 

72 Superstitions

  39. Something Borrowed
  40. Something Blue
  41. Rice Thrown for Luck
  42. Long Hair
  43. Throwing Wedding
       Cake
  44. Throwing the Bride's
      Bouquet
  45. Third Finger for the
      Ring
  46. Dropping a Spoon
  47. Robin Redbreast
  48. Walking under a Ladder
  49. Crossing One's
      Fingers
  50. Garlic Protection
  51. Opening an
      Umbrella Indoors
  52. Wishbone
  53. Feather for Luck
  54. Rub a Hunchback's
      Hump
  55. Don't Scare That Toad
  56. Beetle Work
  57. Six Fingers Are Lucky
  58. Different Socks
  59. Itchy Foot
  60. King of Mackerel
  61. Put a Knife in a Mast
  62. Always Enter a Boat
      from the Right
  63. Whistling on a Ship
  64. Throwing a Broom
  65. Women on a Ship
      Are Unlucky
  66. Cats Are Lucky on
      a Ship
  67. A Peg Leg is Lucky
  68. Porpoise Protection
  69. Seagulls Ashore
  70. The Kingfisher
      Weathervane
  71. Swans' Spirits
  72. The Hare's or
      Rabbit's Foot

 

 

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