5: Creepy-ass devils with pitchforks are good (like spiders) in that they keep terrifying pumpkin/gourd monsters at bay. At least, that's why I'm getting from this.
4: "Gobelins," looking very much like devils, ride "black Bat aeroplanes" around weather vanes on Halloween, but not if it's cloudy. (The text: "A Starry Hallowe'en: If Hallowe'en's a starry night, You'll see the gobelins in flight, Perched on their black Bat aeroplanes, They flit about the weather vanes!")
3: Apparently, Hallowe'en is for lovers.
2: Knocking owls in the noggin with ink bottles keeps witches away. (The text is hard to read; it says: "Halloween Precautions: To see a White Owl on Halloween is a sign the witches are near. Throw a bottle of ink at his head And all are sure to disappear.")
1: Bobbing for apples was, at some point, fun and generally thought of as a good idea.
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