Dobie, J. Frank 1888-1964.

In the shadow of history. J. Frank Dobie, Mody C. Boatright [and] Harry H. Ransom, editors. - iv, 187 pages illustrations 24 cm. - Texas Folklore Society. Publications no. 15 . - Texas Folklore Society. Publications ; no. 15. .

"Rose and his story of the Alamo": pages 9-41. "Twenty-fifty annual meeting of the Texas folk-lore society": pages 178-180.

Includes bibliographical references.

Folk-lore and tradition in a growing society / by Radoslav A. Tsanoff -- Rose and his story of the Alamo -- Inventing stories about the Alamo / W.P. Zuber to Charle Jeffries -- How Jim Bowie Died / by Edward C Rohrbough -- Anecdotes as sidelights to Texas history / by Marcelle Lively Hamer -- There's a geography of humorous anecdotes / by Charles F. Arrowood -- Folk characters of the sheep industry / by Winnifred Kupper -- The ghost sheep dog / by Merril Bishop -- The Pastor and the serpent / by Dan Storm -- The Mexican folk version of King Midas / by W.A. Whatley -- Tortilla making / by Ruth Dodson -- Navajo sketches / by Yahn-Na-Bah -- The roadrunners in fact and folk-lore / by J. Frank Dobie -- Proceedings of the Texas Folk-Lore Society, 1939.

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Legends--Texas.
Legends--Southwest, New.
Folklore--Texas.
Anecdotes--Southwest, New.


Alamo (San Antonio, Tex.)--Siege, 1836.

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