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Title 2001 : a Texas folklore odyssey / Francis Edward Abernethy, editor ; Shannon R. Thompson, assistant editor
Edition First edition
Published Denton, Texas : University of North Texas Press, 2001
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 354 pages) : illustrations
Series Publication of the Texas Folklore Society ; 58
Publications of the Texas Folklore Society ; no. 58
Contents "It's the Watkins man!" / Kenneth Davis -- "Now you hear my horn!" / Thad Sitton -- "That dirty little coward!" / Tony Clark -- Mother's Model T / George Ewing -- The origins of the Texas style of traditional old-time fiddling / Charles Gardner -- Epics of defeat: Texas' Alamo and Scotland's Culloden / Sylvia Grider -- The Roswell incident: fiftieth anniversary sell-abration / Becky Matthews -- Greetings from Frank Dobie / Kevin Hill and Jim Stuart -- Baby lore: the why and wherefore of it / Joyce Roach -- Grandparenting / Hazel S. Abernathy -- "It all began the day my conscience died": the cheatin' song from prototype to postmodern / Richard Holland -- La quniceaƱera: a Hispanic folk custom / Phyllis Bridges -- The breakfast of champions / J.G. Pinkerton -- Women a-horseback -- side or astride / Carolyn Norgaard -- "This story has no leeeeede!" / Mike Cox -- Recipes from Green Pastures / Mary Faulk Koock -- Take me out to the ballgame / John Lightfoot -- How cloth was dyed during the civil war in Washington County, Texas / Peggy Redshaw -- Uppity women / Archie McDonald -- Praising potted pork parts: Austin's one and only spamarama / L. Patrick Hughes -- Homemade religion: miraculous images of Jesus and the Virgin Mary in south Texas / Rhett Rushing -- The Roy Bedichek family letters / Frances B. Vick -- Emily D. West and the yellow prose of Texas: a primer on some primary documents and their doctoring / James Lutzweiler -- The elusive Emily D. West, folksong's fabled "Yellow rose of Texas" / F.E. Abernethy
Summary Contains a sample of the research conducted by members of the Texas Folklore Society at the turn of the millennium as represented at the 1998, 1999, and 2000 meetings
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Online resource; title from PDF title page (Portal to Texas History, viewed April 24, 2017)
In Humanities International Complete. Ipswich, MA : EBSCO Publishing, 1999-
Subject Folklore -- Texas
Manners and customs.
Texas -- Social life and customs
Form Electronic book
Author Abernethy, Francis Edward, editor
Thompson, Shannon R., editor
Texas Folklore Society, issuing body
Other Titles Two thousand and one : a Texas folklore odyssey
Two thousand one : a Texas folklore odyssey