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Victorian Easter Tabletop Decoration – Easter Egg Stand

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Easter Image Of Cupids On Egg Flying Into The Sunlight (1890)

Source: Eggs: facts and fancies about them, Anna Barrows Index: Easter Throughout History

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Gleaming White Glory Cake Is A Real Easter Treat (1949)

For Easter, you may want a Glory Cake gleaming white with a green coconut nest filled with candy eggs. It is easily made with a simplified recipe and only two eggs. Easter Glory Cake Preparations: Have shortening at room temperature. … Continue reading

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Illustrations From: Easter In Germany by F.E. Corne (1878)

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Old-fashioned Easter Jelly Dessert (1877) | “Jello” Nest With Blanc-Mange Eggs

This is an authentic Victorian-era Easter dessert which could be easily modified to use Jello or some similar  commercial product. Easter Jelly. Color calf’s-foot jelly a bright yellow by steeping a small quantity of dried saffron leaves in the water. … Continue reading

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Leg Of Lamb and Vegetable Souffle (1950)

Leg of Lamb – Favorite of Many Families for Easter Sunday Dinner A leg of lamb is another traditional Easter meat. Although still scarce and still high, many families will serve it for Easter. Actually, a leg of lamb is … Continue reading

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History of Easter: European Pagan and Christian Traditions & Superstitions

Topics: Aryan sun worship – Dancing sun – Saxon goddess Eastre – Red and golden eggs –  Hand-ball and egg-throwing  –  Tansy cakes  – Miracle plays – Spring festivals and hawthorn –  Easter mummery – Lifting of women and men … Continue reading

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