Fun Fact

I’ve temporarily set aside Ancestry’s Red Book: I’m now skimming ‘The Source: A Guidebook to American Genealogy’. According to The Source, prior to the Civil War, people could be criminally prosecuted for which of the following:

a) gossiping

b) witchcraft

c) scolding a husband

d) being disrespectful to a minister in public

e) refusing to attend church services

f) all of the above


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    lightheartedlibrarian said,

    All of the above!

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