Look To the Farmer’s Almanac for . . . Entertainment

Country Life

Mother Nature has played a couple of nasty tricks on us — a major snowstorm last October, and just recently, Superstorm Sandy — instead of treats for Halloween. What does she have in store next year?

None of the usual sources of weather information, from the National Weather Service on down to Uncle Jake’s left knee, wants to say much beyond a week in advance.

Except for the almanacs. Selecting one at random — Harris’ Farmer’s Almanac for 2013 — we look to see what we can expect for next Halloween.

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