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Gender prognostications in pregnancy / Tim McFadden, 1987

 Item — Box: 68, Folder: 2
Identifier: FA 1 Item 737

Scope and Contents

Submitted by BYU student Tim McFadden for his Winter 1987 English 392 class. About the various ways and folk methods that women have of telling if their unborn baby will be a girl or a boy. Contains a cover essay, autobiographical sketch, list of informants, and informant items. Items include methods such as a pendulum, position of the baby, family tree, cow-licked, pre-conceptions, hurdling, psychic, physical changes, hormonal influences, and more.


  • 1987

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1 volume (45 pages) ; 28 cm

Language of Materials



Missing consent forms.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States