I had an idea to write a bit about Halloween as celebrated by the Victorians. But DAMN am I lazy. So here's some links!!!
Halloween throughout the world
Edwardian Halloween in the U.S. (3rd Paragraph in U.S. Section)
You are very welcome for my 10 minutes on Google!!!
Miss Anne Thrope
A.K.A. Jocelyn Stengel-Ahern