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About Friday 6 January 1659/60

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Somewhat surprised to find no mention among all the cakes, decorations &c of the ancient practice of wassailing, usually carried out on 12th night. In apple-growing areas of England and Wales I believe the tradition is being revived, blessing the orchards to ensure a bountiful crop.…