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Halloween trivia: From top costumes to carving turnips instead of pumpkins

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The word "Halloween" is believed to have originated about 1745. It comes from the Scottish, "All Hallows' Eve." The term "All Hallows' Eve" itself is believed to have originated in the 16th century.
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