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Mischief Night

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Mischief Night is an informal holiday on which children and teens engage in pranks and minor vandalism. It is most commonly held the night before halloween ...

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 of England. Elsewhere it's Mischief Night.

Mischief Night? Cabbage Night? Goosey Night? What does it all ...

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Oct 30, 2014 ... Mischief Night isn't the only thing New Jerseyans call the night before ... County and Passaic County, and the origins of the term are murkier.

What do you call the night before Halloween? - Dialect Survey Results

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c. mischief night (10.84%) d. cabbage night (1.68%) e. goosy night (0.37%) f. devil's night (11.13%) g. devil's eve (0.78%) h. I have no word for this (70.38%)

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

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Oct 29, 2015 ... Halloween Children trick or treat in Canadensis, Pennsylvania Oct. 31, 2014. The night before Halloween is filled with pranks and mild ...

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 ...

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 ...

History of Devil's Night in Detroit - About.com

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History of Devil's Night in Detroit on October 30th each year, including change to Angel's Night and origins in common with Mischief and Cabbage Night.

Urban Dictionary: cabbage night

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A term for the night before Halloween used in Vermont. This night is referred to as mischief night in many parts of the United States. On Cabbage N...

Mischief night | Define Mischief night at Dictionary.com

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Mischief night definition, Halloween or, in some areas, the night before Halloween, as an occasion for pranks and minor vandalism by ... Origin of mischief night

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A Brief History of 'Mischief Night' | TIME

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Oct 30, 2015 ...Mischief Night” has a strong presence in the New Jersey area and the coastal Northeast. In Detroit, Oct. 30 is known as Devil's Night. Parts of ...

Why Is It Called "Mischief Night"? | Mental Floss

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Oct 30, 2014 ... The name comes from the UK, where the night is still celebrated in some counties ... Ode to Fun which praises children's tricks on Mischief Night in most approving terms. ... Nobody seems to agree on the origin of that phrase.

October 30 Holidays : Mischief Night at Holiday Insights

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Origin of Mischief Night: Mischief Night appears to have roots in England back to the nineteenth century. Some documentation and readings has it occurring on ...