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Soul Cakes

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Cakes given in Staffordshire and Cheshire on All Soulsʹ Day, to the poor who go a-souling, i.e. begging for soul-cakes. The words used are—

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Soul, soul, for soul-cake

Pray you, good mistress, a soul cake,”

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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