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Condition headaches, head ailments Belief 1582 Headache is a sign that your hair has been used in a bird's nest. The head will ache as long as the hair is used, or until it grows back again. Lucille Massey, Durham county. Collected: 1910-1940
Date Collected 1920-1929
Region Of Collection Upland South Place Collected North Carolina
Informant Gender Female
Citation Brown, Frank C. Collection of North Carolina Folklore. 7 vols., Durham, North Carolina, 1952-1964. Volume Number
Page Number 207
Folkmed Record Number 1_143

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