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Folklore in motion : Texas travel lore / edited by Kenneth L. Untiedt.

Contributor(s): Untiedt, Kenneth L, 1966-.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Publications of the Texas Folklore Society: no. 64.Publisher: Denton : University of North Texas Press, [2007]Copyright date: copyright 2007Description: xi, 307 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781574412383 (cloth : alk. paper); 1574412388 (cloth : alk. paper).Subject(s): Texas -- Description and travel -- Anecdotes | Texas -- Social life and customs -- Anecdotes | Texas -- Folklore | Travel -- Folklore | Travelers' writings, American -- Texas | Folklore -- TexasAdditional physical formats: Online version:: Folklore in motion.; Online version:: Folklore in motion.DDC classification: 917.64/0463
Contents:
Folk travel in Texas. Texans on the road : the folklore of travel / Jim Harris -- Traveling Texan / Archie P. McDonald -- Red River Bridge War / Jerry B. Lincecum -- Wagon train experience / Carol Hanson -- Farm and ranch entrances in West Texas / Mary Harris -- Back in the day. Legends of the trail / Francis E. Abernethy -- The passage of Scotland's four = El pasaje de los cuatro de Escocia / Consuelo L. Samarripa -- Gone to (south) Texas / Janet McCannon Simonds -- Fannie Marchman's journey from Atlanta, Georgia to Jefferson, Texas / Ellen Pearson -- Walter Henry Burton's ride : Bell County to Juarez, Mexico in 1888 / James Burton Kelly -- The galloping gourmet, or, The chuck wagon cook and his craft / John O. West -- The language of the trail drivers : an examination of the origin and diffusion of an industry-oriented vocabulary / W.C. Jameson -- The modern era : tales of rails and highways. Rail remembrances : the train in folk memory and imagination / L. Patrick Hughes -- Safe in the arms of trainmen / Jan Epton Seale -- Tales of the rails / Charlie Oden -- The Ford epigram / Newton Gaines -- Watch the Fords go by : the automobile comes to old Bell County / Kenneth W. Davis -- Driving across Texas at thirty-five miles per hour / Jean Granberry Schnitz -- Still movin' on, any way they can. High flyin' times / Barbara Pybas -- Back in the saddle again : riding the chrome-moly horse / Lucille Enix -- Iron Butt Saddlesore / Paul N. Yeager -- The unspoken code of chivalry among drag racers / Gretchen Lutz -- Eating up Route 66 : foodways of motorists crossing the Texas Panhandle / T. Lindsay Baker -- There's life beyond the Sonic : growing up cruising / Charlie McCormack.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Folk travel in Texas. Texans on the road : the folklore of travel / Jim Harris -- Traveling Texan / Archie P. McDonald -- Red River Bridge War / Jerry B. Lincecum -- Wagon train experience / Carol Hanson -- Farm and ranch entrances in West Texas / Mary Harris -- Back in the day. Legends of the trail / Francis E. Abernethy -- The passage of Scotland's four = El pasaje de los cuatro de Escocia / Consuelo L. Samarripa -- Gone to (south) Texas / Janet McCannon Simonds -- Fannie Marchman's journey from Atlanta, Georgia to Jefferson, Texas / Ellen Pearson -- Walter Henry Burton's ride : Bell County to Juarez, Mexico in 1888 / James Burton Kelly -- The galloping gourmet, or, The chuck wagon cook and his craft / John O. West -- The language of the trail drivers : an examination of the origin and diffusion of an industry-oriented vocabulary / W.C. Jameson -- The modern era : tales of rails and highways. Rail remembrances : the train in folk memory and imagination / L. Patrick Hughes -- Safe in the arms of trainmen / Jan Epton Seale -- Tales of the rails / Charlie Oden -- The Ford epigram / Newton Gaines -- Watch the Fords go by : the automobile comes to old Bell County / Kenneth W. Davis -- Driving across Texas at thirty-five miles per hour / Jean Granberry Schnitz -- Still movin' on, any way they can. High flyin' times / Barbara Pybas -- Back in the saddle again : riding the chrome-moly horse / Lucille Enix -- Iron Butt Saddlesore / Paul N. Yeager -- The unspoken code of chivalry among drag racers / Gretchen Lutz -- Eating up Route 66 : foodways of motorists crossing the Texas Panhandle / T. Lindsay Baker -- There's life beyond the Sonic : growing up cruising / Charlie McCormack.

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KENNETH L. UNTIEDT is the Secretary-Editor of the Texas Folklore Society. He earned his bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees from Texas Tech University, and is now an associate professor of English at Stephen F. Austin State University in Nacogdoches, Texas.

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