The Resource I'll tell you a tale, by J. Frank Dobie ; selected and arranged by the author and Isabel Gaddis ; illustrations by Ben Carlton Mead

I'll tell you a tale, by J. Frank Dobie ; selected and arranged by the author and Isabel Gaddis ; illustrations by Ben Carlton Mead

Label
I'll tell you a tale
Title
I'll tell you a tale
Statement of responsibility
by J. Frank Dobie ; selected and arranged by the author and Isabel Gaddis ; illustrations by Ben Carlton Mead
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
IXA
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
I'll tell you a tale, by J. Frank Dobie ; selected and arranged by the author and Isabel Gaddis ; illustrations by Ben Carlton Mead
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Special edition [for] Southwestern Savings Association"--Cover
  • Dedicated to Roy Bedichek
Contents
Author's intrusion -- THE LONGHORN BREED -- Sancho's return -- Bill Blocker's lead steer -- Tablecloth- outlaw -- Stampede on the Cimarron -- The Man who hung hisse'f -- The Maverick branded murder -- The Bull who was not -- Bulls at a waterhole on the Ramiredna -- Cow music -- MUSTANGS AND MUSTANGERS -- The Pacing white steed of the prairies -- Black devil -- Blue streak -- Alacrban -- Mustang Gray -- The Mustanger who turned Mustang -- The Headless horseman of the mustangs -- Running with the wild mares -- THE SAGA OF THE SADDLE -- Little Aubry's ride -- Chester Evans and Prince -- The Marqubes de Aguayo's vengeance -- I remember Buck -- CHARACTERS AND HAPPENINGS OF LONG AGO -- Tom Gilroy's fiddler -- The Dream that saved Wilbarger -- Bigfoot Wallace and the hickory nuts -- The Robinhooding of Sam Bass -- Yaller bread and Pa'tridge pie -- Taller and too much pepper -- Esau the hunter -- ANIMALS OF THE WILD -- The Voice of the coyote -- Old Crip -- Playing possum -- Magician with chickens -- Brother Coyote and Brother Cricket -- The Panther's scream -- Baby-hungry -- Befriended by a panther -- Pablo Romero roped a bear -- The Bear who fattened his own pork -- In a hollow tree with a she bear -- Bear nights in Mexico -- Diamond Bill, Confederate ally -- IN REALMS OF GOLD -- The Broken metate -- Where the gleam led Captain Cooney -- Pedro Loco -- In a drouth crack -- The Mezcla man -- The Rider of Loma Escondida -- General Mexhuira's ghost -- Midas on a goatskin -- IRONIES -- A Machete with a history -- Godmother death and the herb of life -- No blue bowl for Panchito
Control code
6158394
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Special ed.
Extent
362 p.
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Third printing. Gift of Bill and Sally Wittliff, 1986 (SW Writers Access. No. 86-004). Author's signed presentation copy to Bertha Dobie, 1961. Notice of Southwestern Savings gift offer, laid in.
Other physical details
ill.
Label
I'll tell you a tale, by J. Frank Dobie ; selected and arranged by the author and Isabel Gaddis ; illustrations by Ben Carlton Mead
Publication
Note
  • "Special edition [for] Southwestern Savings Association"--Cover
  • Dedicated to Roy Bedichek
Contents
Author's intrusion -- THE LONGHORN BREED -- Sancho's return -- Bill Blocker's lead steer -- Tablecloth- outlaw -- Stampede on the Cimarron -- The Man who hung hisse'f -- The Maverick branded murder -- The Bull who was not -- Bulls at a waterhole on the Ramiredna -- Cow music -- MUSTANGS AND MUSTANGERS -- The Pacing white steed of the prairies -- Black devil -- Blue streak -- Alacrban -- Mustang Gray -- The Mustanger who turned Mustang -- The Headless horseman of the mustangs -- Running with the wild mares -- THE SAGA OF THE SADDLE -- Little Aubry's ride -- Chester Evans and Prince -- The Marqubes de Aguayo's vengeance -- I remember Buck -- CHARACTERS AND HAPPENINGS OF LONG AGO -- Tom Gilroy's fiddler -- The Dream that saved Wilbarger -- Bigfoot Wallace and the hickory nuts -- The Robinhooding of Sam Bass -- Yaller bread and Pa'tridge pie -- Taller and too much pepper -- Esau the hunter -- ANIMALS OF THE WILD -- The Voice of the coyote -- Old Crip -- Playing possum -- Magician with chickens -- Brother Coyote and Brother Cricket -- The Panther's scream -- Baby-hungry -- Befriended by a panther -- Pablo Romero roped a bear -- The Bear who fattened his own pork -- In a hollow tree with a she bear -- Bear nights in Mexico -- Diamond Bill, Confederate ally -- IN REALMS OF GOLD -- The Broken metate -- Where the gleam led Captain Cooney -- Pedro Loco -- In a drouth crack -- The Mezcla man -- The Rider of Loma Escondida -- General Mexhuira's ghost -- Midas on a goatskin -- IRONIES -- A Machete with a history -- Godmother death and the herb of life -- No blue bowl for Panchito
Control code
6158394
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Special ed.
Extent
362 p.
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Third printing. Gift of Bill and Sally Wittliff, 1986 (SW Writers Access. No. 86-004). Author's signed presentation copy to Bertha Dobie, 1961. Notice of Southwestern Savings gift offer, laid in.
Other physical details
ill.

Library Locations

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