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Straight Texas, J. Frank Dobie, editor ; Mody C. Boatright, associate editor

Label
Straight Texas
Title
Straight Texas
Statement of responsibility
J. Frank Dobie, editor ; Mody C. Boatright, associate editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Stories in Texas place names": pages 1-78. p. 71-78 ; 335-336
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation location within source
B27, p. 55
Citation source
McVicker
Illustrations
music
Index
index present
LC call number
GR1
LC item number
.T4 no.13
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Publications of the Texas Folklore Society
Series volume
no. 13
Label
Straight Texas, J. Frank Dobie, editor ; Mody C. Boatright, associate editor
Instantiates
Publication
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 cat of Cole'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 Featherstone -- 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 -- Contributors -- Index
Control code
3306211
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
348 p.
Lccn
a39000281
Note
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): From the library of Claude Elliott. Gift of Emma Edwin Elliott.
  • Library's copy 3 (SW Writers): Gift of Wilson M. Hudson, 1986 (Access. No. 1986-001). Inscribed: W.M. Hudson, Jr.
  • Library's copy 4 (SW Writers): Gift of James K. Greer, 1990 (Access. No. 1990-064). Inscribed: Greer.
  • Library's copy 5 (SW Writers): Forms part of Lowman-Dobie Collection. Gift of Al Lowman, 2004 (Access. No. 2004-006). With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 6 (SW Writers): Gift of Dudley Dobie and Marcelle Smith, 2013 (Access. No. 2013-082). From the library of Dudley Dobie, Sr. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
music
Label
Straight Texas, J. Frank Dobie, editor ; Mody C. Boatright, associate editor
Publication
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 cat of Cole'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 Featherstone -- 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 -- Contributors -- Index
Control code
3306211
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
348 p.
Lccn
a39000281
Note
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): From the library of Claude Elliott. Gift of Emma Edwin Elliott.
  • Library's copy 3 (SW Writers): Gift of Wilson M. Hudson, 1986 (Access. No. 1986-001). Inscribed: W.M. Hudson, Jr.
  • Library's copy 4 (SW Writers): Gift of James K. Greer, 1990 (Access. No. 1990-064). Inscribed: Greer.
  • Library's copy 5 (SW Writers): Forms part of Lowman-Dobie Collection. Gift of Al Lowman, 2004 (Access. No. 2004-006). With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 6 (SW Writers): Gift of Dudley Dobie and Marcelle Smith, 2013 (Access. No. 2013-082). From the library of Dudley Dobie, Sr. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
music

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