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Issue: 054, 05/11/28 p. 861, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Non-Animated Nature. (Astronomy), Para 10
Category: Astronomy Religion Folklore
Topic: Creation of the Moon. [According to Mungo Park, the African Indians believe the old moon is literally destroyed and the new moon created]
Source: Mungo Park`s Travels
Issue: 055, 12/11/28 p. 877, Section: Popular Literature
Heading: Logical, Para 10
Category: Social Anthropology Folklore Time
Topic: Reversed Arrangement. [African folk songs tell their stories of legendary deeds in reverse order, most recent first. The Athenaeum says the "negro bards...appear to have no notion of logical method"]
Source: Park`s Travels
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