N. C. District: No. 3 
Field Worker: Esther S. Pinnix
Word Total: 3,199
Editor: P. G. Cross
Subject: "Negro Folklore of the Piedmont".
Consultants: Mrs. P. G. Cross,
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Now that that's settled, do you want a boy or a girl? For a boy, add pomegranate seeds to the sunflower and pumpkin mentioned above. Also, stick a knife into your mattress; conceive the child between the new and full moons, and a male heir is almost a sure thing. For a girl, sleep with a frying pan under your pillow and conceive between a full moon and the next new moon.