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 Mother Huddle’s Oven.Mother-sick. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Mother Shipton
 
lived in the reign of Henry VIII., and was famous for her prophecies, in which she foretold the death of Wolsey, Lord Percy, etc., and many wonderful events of future times. All her “prophecies” are still extant.   1
 


 Mother Huddle’s Oven.Mother-sick. 

 
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