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#1 of Old 01-12-2005, 11:16 AM - Thead Starter
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The Celtics would carry a lantern when they walked on the eve of October 31st. These first “jack-o-lanterns” were carved with faces to scare evil spirits away. What vegetable was originally used to make a “jack-o-lantern?”

A. Turnip
B. Potato
C. Pumpkin
D. Watermelon
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A. Turnip?
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Great try, Brenda, but it wasn't the potato.
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Congratulations, Lori, turnip is CORRECT!
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Great try Brenda!
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