Here’s some good stuff to know about the day that maybe you didn’t. Enjoy! …
*Samhainophobia is the fear of Halloween.
*Jack o’ Lanterns originated in Ireland where people placed candles in hollowed-out turnips to keep away spirits and ghosts on the Samhain holiday.
*Tootsie Rolls were the first wrapped penny candy in America.
*Signs of a werewolf are a uni-brow, hairy palms, tattoos and a long middle finger.
*If you see a spider on Halloween, it is the spirit of a loved one watching over you.
* Many people believe that gargoyles were created by medieval architects and stone carvers to ward off evil spirits.
* Both Salem, Massachusetts, and Anoka, Minnesota, are the self-proclaimed Halloween capitals of the world.
* According to tradition, if you wear your clothes inside out and then walk backwards on Halloween, you will see a witch at midnight.
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