Top of page

Category: Holidays

Candy Day: A Phantom Holiday?

Posted by: Stephen Wesson

During a season of spectres, shapeshifters, and apparitions that vanish in the night, we’d like to take a look at an October holiday that seems to have shimmered into existence a century or so ago but now can scarcely be found. Halloween itself has, of course, changed shape over the years, as children–and adults!–have celebrated …