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Tales of old-time Texas; illustrated by Barbara Latham.

By: Dobie, J. Frank (James Frank), 1888-1964 [editor.].
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Boston, Little, Brown [1955]Edition: [1st ed.].Description: 336 pages illustrations 22 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeSubject(s): Tales -- Texas | Legends -- Texas | Folklore -- TexasDDC classification: 398.21 LOC classification: GR110.T5 | D63
Contents:
Corn dodgers and San Jacinto corn -- The wild woman of the Navidad -- The dream that saved Wilbarger -- Bigfoot Wallace and the hickory nuts -- Jim Bowie's knife -- The robinhooding of Sam Bass -- Northers, drouths, and sandstorms -- Frozen inside a buffalo hide -- The cold-nosed hounds -- Honey in the rock -- The Texas bluebonnet -- The headless horseman of the mustangs -- A ranch on the Nueces -- Desperate rides -- The planter who gambled away his bride -- The panther's scream -- Bears are intelligent people -- Old Bill, Confederate ally -- Colonel Abercrombie's mole -- The green powder keg -- In a drouth crack -- The stranger of Sabine Pass -- Longworth's vicey-versey map -- Guarded by rattlesnakes -- The Apache secret of the Guadalupes -- O. Henry's treasure hunt -- Where did Sam McFarland cross the Colorado? -- The Mescla man -- Notes and credits -- Index.
Summary: Short stories.
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Book University of Texas At Tyler
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GR110.T5 D63 (Browse shelf) Available 0000000202564
Book University of Texas At Tyler
Stacks - 3rd Floor
GR110.T5 D63 (Browse shelf) Available 0000100788892
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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 : GR110.T5 M54 Tales of the Big Bend / GR110.T5 P3 Pecos tales.

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Corn dodgers and San Jacinto corn -- The wild woman of the Navidad -- The dream that saved Wilbarger -- Bigfoot Wallace and the hickory nuts -- Jim Bowie's knife -- The robinhooding of Sam Bass -- Northers, drouths, and sandstorms -- Frozen inside a buffalo hide -- The cold-nosed hounds -- Honey in the rock -- The Texas bluebonnet -- The headless horseman of the mustangs -- A ranch on the Nueces -- Desperate rides -- The planter who gambled away his bride -- The panther's scream -- Bears are intelligent people -- Old Bill, Confederate ally -- Colonel Abercrombie's mole -- The green powder keg -- In a drouth crack -- The stranger of Sabine Pass -- Longworth's vicey-versey map -- Guarded by rattlesnakes -- The Apache secret of the Guadalupes -- O. Henry's treasure hunt -- Where did Sam McFarland cross the Colorado? -- The Mescla man -- Notes and credits -- Index.

Short stories.

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