The Resource Straight Texas : a Texas Folk-Lore Society book, edited by J. Frank Dobie, Mody C. Boatright

Straight Texas : a Texas Folk-Lore Society book, edited by J. Frank Dobie, Mody C. Boatright

Label
Straight Texas : a Texas Folk-Lore Society book
Title
Straight Texas
Title remainder
a Texas Folk-Lore Society book
Statement of responsibility
edited by J. Frank Dobie, Mody C. Boatright
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
TXH
Illustrations
music
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Straight Texas : a Texas Folk-Lore Society book, edited by J. Frank Dobie, Mody C. Boatright
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: Austin, Tex. : Texas Folklore Society, 1937, as no. 13 in series: Publications of the Texas Folklore Society
  • "Stories in Texas place names by J. Frank Dobie": p. [1]-78
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 335-336) and index
Contents
Stories in Texas place names / J. Frank Dobie -- The lobo girl of Devil's River / L.D. Bertillion -- Anecdotes from the Brazos bottoms / A.W. Eddins -- The adventures of little Audrey / Cornelia Chambers -- Roy Bean : law west of the Pecos / Myron W. Tracy -- Mexican spooks from El Paso / Charles L. Sonnichsen -- Walk around my bedside / Martha Emmons -- I'se sho' nuff lucky / Aylett Royal -- The human comedy in folk superstitions / Tressa Turner -- Witching for water with the Bible / David Hall -- The black coat of Coal's plantation / Julia Beazley -- Irish fairies in Texas / Louise von Blittersdorf Moses -- Pioneer folk ways / Afton Wynn -- Wise saws from Texas / Mrs. Morgan Smith and A.W. Eddins -- Colloquialisms along the Sabine / Trueman E. O'Quinn -- "Old Obadiah" and "my Juanita" / Alice Atkinson Neighbors -- Silver dreams and copper plates / Mae Feathersone -- The Alabama Indians and their music / Frances Densmore -- Two tales from the Alabamas / Elma Heard -- How the Alabamas came southward / G.T. Bludworth -- The play party in Victoria County / Helen Ashworth Moore
Control code
10635835
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
348 p.
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Gift of Jack Keever, 2003 (Access. No. 2003-017). Presentation inscription in ink to former owners on prelim. page. Clothbound.
Other physical details
music
Label
Straight Texas : a Texas Folk-Lore Society book, edited by J. Frank Dobie, Mody C. Boatright
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: Austin, Tex. : Texas Folklore Society, 1937, as no. 13 in series: Publications of the Texas Folklore Society
  • "Stories in Texas place names by J. Frank Dobie": p. [1]-78
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 335-336) and index
Contents
Stories in Texas place names / J. Frank Dobie -- The lobo girl of Devil's River / L.D. Bertillion -- Anecdotes from the Brazos bottoms / A.W. Eddins -- The adventures of little Audrey / Cornelia Chambers -- Roy Bean : law west of the Pecos / Myron W. Tracy -- Mexican spooks from El Paso / Charles L. Sonnichsen -- Walk around my bedside / Martha Emmons -- I'se sho' nuff lucky / Aylett Royal -- The human comedy in folk superstitions / Tressa Turner -- Witching for water with the Bible / David Hall -- The black coat of Coal's plantation / Julia Beazley -- Irish fairies in Texas / Louise von Blittersdorf Moses -- Pioneer folk ways / Afton Wynn -- Wise saws from Texas / Mrs. Morgan Smith and A.W. Eddins -- Colloquialisms along the Sabine / Trueman E. O'Quinn -- "Old Obadiah" and "my Juanita" / Alice Atkinson Neighbors -- Silver dreams and copper plates / Mae Feathersone -- The Alabama Indians and their music / Frances Densmore -- Two tales from the Alabamas / Elma Heard -- How the Alabamas came southward / G.T. Bludworth -- The play party in Victoria County / Helen Ashworth Moore
Control code
10635835
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
348 p.
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Gift of Jack Keever, 2003 (Access. No. 2003-017). Presentation inscription in ink to former owners on prelim. page. Clothbound.
Other physical details
music

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