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Burying St. Anthony in my Backyard

Nationality: American Primary Language: English Other Language(s): None Age: 35 Residence: New York City, USA Performance Date: April 12, 2017 (telephonically)   Ethan is a 35 year old man, born and raised in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania who is employed as food vendor at a local food market. He is a College Graduate iand majored in Business Administration…. Continue Reading »

St. Anthony of Padova statue for good weather

My informant told me a superstition passed onto her from her italian grandmother: “To insure good weather, place statue of St. Anthony of Padova in the window facing outward.” She told me that she does not usually follow this, mostly because statues of St. Anthony are hard to come by in the United States. In… Continue Reading »