Auspicious Beginning

Robert W. Pelton
Voodoo Charms and Talismans

First sentence:

The word “amulet” comes from the Arabian hamala which simply means to carry something on the person.

The book itself presents as a talisman:

Book Cover: Voodoo Charms and Talismans by Robert W. Pelton

1973 Edition

Along with its how-t0 advice, the little paperback has an impressive bibliography for historical research.

And so for day 3122

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