Superior Sunrise Centennial Rotary Club

Happy Halloween!!!!

 
Here are a few fun facts about Halloween....from the zombie in my office waiting for Trick or Treaters....
 
according to factretriever.com:
 
Samhainophobia is the fear of Halloween
 
Trick-or-treating evolved from the ancient Celtic tradition of putting out treats and food to placate spirits who roamed the streets at Samhain, a sacred festival that marked the end of the Celtic calendar year.
 
Harry Houdini (1874-1926) was one of the most famous and mysterious magicians who ever lived. Strangely enough, he died in 1926 on Halloween night as a result of appendicitis brought on by three stomach punches.
 
Halloween is the second highest grossing commercial holiday after Christmas.