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I'll tell you a tale, selected and arranged by the author, and Isabel Gaddis. Illus. by Ben Carlton Mead.

By: Dobie, J. Frank (James Frank), 1888-1964.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Boston, Little, Brown [1960]Edition: [1st ed.].Description: 362 pages illustrations 22 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeSubject(s): Folklore -- Texas | Folklore -- Southwest, NewDDC classification: 398 LOC classification: GR110.T5 | D58
Contents:
Author's intrusion -- THE LONGHORN BREED -- Sancho's return -- Bill Blocker's lead steer -- Tablecloth- outlaw -- Stampede on the Cimarron -- The Man who hung hisse'f -- The Maverick branded murder -- The Bull who was not -- Bulls at a waterhole on the Ramiredna -- Cow music -- MUSTANGS AND MUSTANGERS -- The Pacing white steed of the prairies -- Black devil -- Blue streak -- Alacrban -- Mustang Gray -- The Mustanger who turned Mustang -- The Headless horseman of the mustangs -- Running with the wild mares.
THE SAGA OF THE SADDLE -- Little Aubry's ride -- Chester Evans and Prince -- The Marqubes de Aguayo's vengeance -- I remember Buck -- CHARACTERS AND HAPPENINGS OF LONG AGO -- Tom Gilroy's fiddler -- The Dream that saved Wilbarger -- Bigfoot Wallace and the hickory nuts -- The Robinhooding of Sam Bass -- Yaller bread and Pa'tridge pie -- Taller and too much pepper -- Esau the hunter.
ANIMALS OF THE WILD -- The Voice of the coyote -- Old Crip -- Playing possum -- Magician with chickens -- Brother Coyote and Brother Cricket -- The Panther's scream -- Baby-hungry -- Befriended by a panther -- Pablo Romero roped a bear -- The Bear who fattened his own pork -- In a hollow tree with a she bear -- Bear nights in Mexico -- Diamond Bill, Confederate ally.
IN REALMS OF GOLD -- The Broken metate -- Where the gleam led Captain Cooney -- Pedro Loco -- In a drouth crack -- The Mezcla man -- The Rider of Loma Escondida -- General Mexhuira's ghost -- Midas on a goatskin -- IRONIES -- A Machete with a history -- Godmother death and the herb of life -- No blue bowl for Panchito.
Summary: Sancho's return--Bill Blocker's lead steer--Tablecloth: outlaw--Stampede on the Cimarron--The man who hung hisse'f-The maverick branded murder--(et cetera).
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GR110.T5 D58 (Browse shelf) Available 0000100589357
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GR109 .H3 1971 Legends of the Spanish Southwest, GR110.K4 M66 Ghosts along the Cumberland : GR110.N8 C55 1976 Children's games and rhymes / GR110.T5 D58 I'll tell you a tale, GR110.T5 D63 Tales of old-time Texas; GR110.T5 D63 Tales of old-time Texas; GR110.T5 H4 1980 Mirrors, mice & mustaches :

Sancho's return--Bill Blocker's lead steer--Tablecloth: outlaw--Stampede on the Cimarron--The man who hung hisse'f-The maverick branded murder--(et cetera).

Author's intrusion -- THE LONGHORN BREED -- Sancho's return -- Bill Blocker's lead steer -- Tablecloth- outlaw -- Stampede on the Cimarron -- The Man who hung hisse'f -- The Maverick branded murder -- The Bull who was not -- Bulls at a waterhole on the Ramiredna -- Cow music -- MUSTANGS AND MUSTANGERS -- The Pacing white steed of the prairies -- Black devil -- Blue streak -- Alacrban -- Mustang Gray -- The Mustanger who turned Mustang -- The Headless horseman of the mustangs -- Running with the wild mares.

THE SAGA OF THE SADDLE -- Little Aubry's ride -- Chester Evans and Prince -- The Marqubes de Aguayo's vengeance -- I remember Buck -- CHARACTERS AND HAPPENINGS OF LONG AGO -- Tom Gilroy's fiddler -- The Dream that saved Wilbarger -- Bigfoot Wallace and the hickory nuts -- The Robinhooding of Sam Bass -- Yaller bread and Pa'tridge pie -- Taller and too much pepper -- Esau the hunter.

ANIMALS OF THE WILD -- The Voice of the coyote -- Old Crip -- Playing possum -- Magician with chickens -- Brother Coyote and Brother Cricket -- The Panther's scream -- Baby-hungry -- Befriended by a panther -- Pablo Romero roped a bear -- The Bear who fattened his own pork -- In a hollow tree with a she bear -- Bear nights in Mexico -- Diamond Bill, Confederate ally.

IN REALMS OF GOLD -- The Broken metate -- Where the gleam led Captain Cooney -- Pedro Loco -- In a drouth crack -- The Mezcla man -- The Rider of Loma Escondida -- General Mexhuira's ghost -- Midas on a goatskin -- IRONIES -- A Machete with a history -- Godmother death and the herb of life -- No blue bowl for Panchito.

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