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Corners of Texas, Francis Edward Abernethy, editor

Label
Corners of Texas
Title
Corners of Texas
Statement of responsibility
Francis Edward Abernethy, editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Honorarium: Jackie Lambright 3/98
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
398/.09764
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • music
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Publication of the Texas Folklore Society
Series volume
52
Label
Corners of Texas, Francis Edward Abernethy, editor
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes essays by Dick Holland, Paul Stone, Al Lowman, Mark Busby, and Rollo Newsom
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
A corner forever Texas: the Southwestern Writers Collection / Richard A. Holland -- John Lomax and Texas: roots of a career / Nolan Porterfield -- J. Frank Dobie and the American Folklore Society / Paul Stone -- Beautifull printed and expressive of Texas: Carl Hertzog and the Texas Folklore Society / Al Lowman -- Piston packin' mamas: gun code for western women / Joyce Roach -- "First thing we do, let's kill all the lawyers" / Phyllis Bridges -- Forked stick folkcraft / George Ewing -- No-eared Joe: oil field folk hero / Tom E. Breedlove -- The boat called "El Pato" / Fernando Garza Quirós -- From African spirit catcher to American folk art emblem: the trans-Atlantic odyssey of the bottle tree / Richard Graham -- A hog race / Bill Brett -- An East Texas lynching: the Humphries/Wilkinson-Greenhaw feud / Mark Busby -- Hammered dulcimers and folk songs: the musical heritage of the C.A. Lee family / Jean Granberry Schnitz -- The rabbit, the lion, and the man: race relations in folklore fieldwork / Patrick B. Mullen -- Longino Guerrero's corrido on J. Frank Dobie / F.E. Abernethy -- Peripatetic proselytizing / Julia Whitsitt -- The sunbonnet as folk costume / Janet K. Jeffery -- College creates a new breed of cowboy / Sylvia Gann Mahoney -- Laughing at the clouds: Texas drought humor / Rana K. Williamson -- The blues and jives of Dr. Hepcat / Alan Govenar -- Motorcycles and majorettes: grave markers for youth in central Texas / Rollo K. Newsom -- Singing people are happy people: a brief look at convention gospel music / Richard J. Mason
Control code
27812281
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxiv, 295 p.
Isbn
9780929398570
Lccn
93007447
Note
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Presentation copy to the Southwestern Writers collection, signed by authors Busby, Holland, Lowman, and Newsom. With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 3 (SW Writers): With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill., map, music
Label
Corners of Texas, Francis Edward Abernethy, editor
Publication
Note
Includes essays by Dick Holland, Paul Stone, Al Lowman, Mark Busby, and Rollo Newsom
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
A corner forever Texas: the Southwestern Writers Collection / Richard A. Holland -- John Lomax and Texas: roots of a career / Nolan Porterfield -- J. Frank Dobie and the American Folklore Society / Paul Stone -- Beautifull printed and expressive of Texas: Carl Hertzog and the Texas Folklore Society / Al Lowman -- Piston packin' mamas: gun code for western women / Joyce Roach -- "First thing we do, let's kill all the lawyers" / Phyllis Bridges -- Forked stick folkcraft / George Ewing -- No-eared Joe: oil field folk hero / Tom E. Breedlove -- The boat called "El Pato" / Fernando Garza Quirós -- From African spirit catcher to American folk art emblem: the trans-Atlantic odyssey of the bottle tree / Richard Graham -- A hog race / Bill Brett -- An East Texas lynching: the Humphries/Wilkinson-Greenhaw feud / Mark Busby -- Hammered dulcimers and folk songs: the musical heritage of the C.A. Lee family / Jean Granberry Schnitz -- The rabbit, the lion, and the man: race relations in folklore fieldwork / Patrick B. Mullen -- Longino Guerrero's corrido on J. Frank Dobie / F.E. Abernethy -- Peripatetic proselytizing / Julia Whitsitt -- The sunbonnet as folk costume / Janet K. Jeffery -- College creates a new breed of cowboy / Sylvia Gann Mahoney -- Laughing at the clouds: Texas drought humor / Rana K. Williamson -- The blues and jives of Dr. Hepcat / Alan Govenar -- Motorcycles and majorettes: grave markers for youth in central Texas / Rollo K. Newsom -- Singing people are happy people: a brief look at convention gospel music / Richard J. Mason
Control code
27812281
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxiv, 295 p.
Isbn
9780929398570
Lccn
93007447
Note
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Presentation copy to the Southwestern Writers collection, signed by authors Busby, Holland, Lowman, and Newsom. With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 3 (SW Writers): With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill., map, music

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