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" If the new moon appear with the points of the crescent turned up the month will be dry. If the points are turned down it will be wet. "
Maryland Weather Service - Page 498
by Maryland. Weather Service - 1907
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Signal Service Notes, Issue 9

Meteorology - 1883
...indicate rain in twenty-four hours ; a small ring and high clouds rain in several days. Moon, Points of. If the new moon appears with the points of the crescent turned np, the month will be dry. If the points are turned down, it will be wet. NOTE.—About one-third of...
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Practical instructions

Pliny Earle Chase - Meteorology - 1884
...afraid to reap your field ; But if she rises halved round, Soon you'll tread on deluged ground. 21. If the new moon appears with the points of the crescent...dry ; if the points are turned down, it will be wet. 22. In the old of the moon A cloudy morning means a fair afternoon. 23. If the moon turns on its back...
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Record Almanac

Almanacs, American - 1885
...brings water in her beak; the larger the halo about the moon, the sooner the rain may be expected. If the new moon appears with the points of the crescent turned up, the month wi|l be dry; if the points are turned down, it will be wet. A new moon with a north wind will hold...
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The American Meteorological Journal, Volume 2

Meteorology - 1885
...both blunt and sharp on the same evening, and followed sometimes by wet, and often by dry weather. " If the new moon appears with the points of the crescent turned up, the month will be dry, if the points tire turned down, it will be wet." If that is correct there will always be dry weather in middle latitudes...
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Bulletin, Issues 26-35

United States. Weather Bureau - Nature - 1899
...anyone to test its accuracy as applied to the United States. If the new moon appear with the pointe of the crescent turned up the month will be dry. If the points are turned down it will be wet. [Note. — Many sailors believe in the direct opposite of the above. The belief is explained ˇus follows:...
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Weather Folk-lore and Local Weather Signs ...

Edward Bennett Garriott - Weather - 1903 - 153 pages
...within the power of anyone to test its accuracy as applied to the United States. If the new moon appear with the points of the crescent turned up the month...dry. If the points are turned down it will be wet. [Note. — Many sailors believe in the direct .opposite of the above. The belief is explained as follows:...
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Annual Report, Volume 5

Vermont. Commissioner of Agriculture - 1913
...weather, still controls the acts of many a man from the planting of corn to the cutting of his hair. "If the new moon appears with the points of the crescent...dry; if the points are turned down it will be wet." "Go plant the bean when the moon is light, And you will find that this is right ; Plant the potatoes...
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The Elementary School Journal, Volume 13

Education, Elementary - 1913
...and dry moon. On September 26, 1911, the crescent moon is added in position. If the new moon appear with the points of the crescent turned up, the month...dry. If the points are turned down, it will be wet. This also can be settled without much trouble. All these form part of the common conversation on weather...
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The Sun Almanac for ...

Almanacs, American - 1899
...Moon.... 23 7 6 2 PM Last Quarter.. 31 8 8 6 AM Perigee 21 16 AM If the new moon appear» with the pointa of the crescent turned up, the month will be dry ; If the point« are turned down, It will be wet. If the full moon rises red, expect wind. Two full mooni In...
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The Frank C. Brown Collection of NC Folklore: Vol. VII: Popular ..., Part 2

Frank C. Brown - Music - 1977 - 717 pages
...point up, it is a sign of dry weather. Emmet Reed Albergotti (Virginia). Cf. General: Garriott, 35 (if the new moon appears with the points of the crescent turned up, the moon will be dry) — Alabama: Browne, No. 3464 (when the moon news and lies on its corner, it will...
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