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Straight Texas. J. Frank Dobie, editor. Mody C. Boatright, associate editor.

By: Dobie, J. Frank (James Frank), 1888-1964.
Contributor(s): Boatright, Mody Coggin, 1896-1970.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Publications of the Texas Folklore Society: no. 13.Publisher: Hatboro, Pa., Folklore Associates, [1937]Copyright date: ©1937Edition: Reprint ed.Description: 348 pages illustrations, music 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeSubject(s): Folklore -- Texas | Names, Geographical -- Texas | Texas -- Social life and customsAdditional physical formats: Online version:: Straight Texas.DDC classification: 390/.09764 Other classification: HR 1950 Also issued online.
Contents:
Stories in Texas place names / J. Frank Dobie -- The lobo girl of Devil's River / L.D. Bertillion -- Anecdotes from the Brazos Bottoms / A.W. Eddins -- The adventures of Little Audrey / Cornelia Chambers -- Roy Bean: Law west of the Pecos / Myron W. Tracy -- Mexican spooks from El Paso / Charles L. Sonnichsen -- Walk around my bedside / Martha Emmons -- I'se sho' nuff lucky / Aylett Royal -- The human comedy in folk superstitions / Tressa Turner -- Witching for water with the bible / David Hall -- The black cat of Cole's Plantation / Julia Beazley -- Irish fairies in Texas / Louise von Blittersdorf Moses -- Pioneer folk ways / Afton Wynn -- Wise saws from Texas / Mrs. Morgan Smith and A.W. Eddins -- Colloquialisms along the Sabine / Trueman E. O'Quinn -- "Old Obadiah" and "My Juanita" / Alice Atkinson Neighbors -- Silver dreams and copper plates / Mae Featherstone -- The Alabama Indians and their music / Frances Densmore -- Two tales from the Alabamas / Elma Heard -- How the Alabamas came southward / G.T. Bludworth -- The play party in Victoria County / Helen Ashworth Moore.
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GR1 .T4 NO.13 1966 (Browse shelf) Available 0000100840875

Includes bibliographical references.

Stories in Texas place names / J. Frank Dobie -- The lobo girl of Devil's River / L.D. Bertillion -- Anecdotes from the Brazos Bottoms / A.W. Eddins -- The adventures of Little Audrey / Cornelia Chambers -- Roy Bean: Law west of the Pecos / Myron W. Tracy -- Mexican spooks from El Paso / Charles L. Sonnichsen -- Walk around my bedside / Martha Emmons -- I'se sho' nuff lucky / Aylett Royal -- The human comedy in folk superstitions / Tressa Turner -- Witching for water with the bible / David Hall -- The black cat of Cole's Plantation / Julia Beazley -- Irish fairies in Texas / Louise von Blittersdorf Moses -- Pioneer folk ways / Afton Wynn -- Wise saws from Texas / Mrs. Morgan Smith and A.W. Eddins -- Colloquialisms along the Sabine / Trueman E. O'Quinn -- "Old Obadiah" and "My Juanita" / Alice Atkinson Neighbors -- Silver dreams and copper plates / Mae Featherstone -- The Alabama Indians and their music / Frances Densmore -- Two tales from the Alabamas / Elma Heard -- How the Alabamas came southward / G.T. Bludworth -- The play party in Victoria County / Helen Ashworth Moore.

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