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Mischief Night - Wikipedia

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Mischief Night is an informal holiday on which certain children and teens engage in pranks and minor vandalism. Contents. [hide]. 1 Historical background; 2 Naming variations; 3 Contemporary practic...

A Brief History of 'Mischief Night' | TIME

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Oct 30, 2015 ... References to the Halloween-related tradition of Mischief Night start appearing ... up and collecting candy from the custom of causing mayhem.

What Is Mischief Night? Why We Celebrate Halloween Eve With ...

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Oct 29, 2015 ... Traditional tricks on the English version of Mischief Night used to involve ... As the custom made its way to America, it became associated with ...

Devil's Night: The History of Pre-Halloween Pranks - Live Science

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Oct 29, 2008 ... The night of Oct. 30 is called Devil's Night in Detroit and Miggy Night in parts ... sister tradition that is not quite as old (but a yearly custom all the same) is ... Causing mischief has been a part of the Halloween tradition since the ...

BBC NEWS | UK | Magazine | Watch out... it is Mischief Night

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Nov 3, 2009 ... Like many native traditions, its exact origins are unknown, but Mischief Night is thought to date from the 1700s when a custom of Lawless Hours ...

Facts about November - Traditions including All Saints Day and All ...

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Traditions and festivals in November include All Saints Day, All Souls Day, Mischief Night, ... The 4th November is called Mischief Night in some parts of the country. ... Bonfire Night is the most widespread and flourishing of all British customs.

When is Mischief Night 2016? What pranks can we expect? | Metro ...

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Nov 2, 2016 ... This is an age-old tradition that dates back to the 1700s. However it wasn't until the 1830s when Mischief Night first appeared in the record ...

Halloween - Halloween in Britain - British Culture, Customs and ...

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For example the custom of 'trick or treat' originated in England as 'Mischief Night' when children declared one 'lawless night' of unpunished pranks (usually May ...

Halloween in Australia a Halloween Tradition from Around The ...

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Australian Halloween Traditions from Around the World at Jackolantern's. ... On this night it is a day for children to create mischief by doing tricks or getting a treat  ...

Mischief Night - The Museum of Hoaxes

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Nov 3, 2009 ... Like many native traditions, its exact origins are unknown, but Mischief Night is thought to date from the 1700s when a custom of Lawless Hours ...