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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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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%)

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 ...

What Do You Call the Night Before Halloween? Mischief Night | The ...

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Oct 30, 2013 ... What do you call the night before Halloween? We were surprised that not everyone calls it Mischief Night.

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 ...

What's Goosey Night? « offeringstone

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Oct 30, 2012 ... Tick Tack Night has an interesting origin, having nothing whatever to do ... In the 1800s, Mischief Night traditionally took place on the night of ...

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 Night, children ...

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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.

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.

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