Legendary ladies of Texas / edited by Francis Edward Abernethy.

Contributor(s): Abernethy, Francis EdwardMaterial type: TextTextSeries: Publications of the Texas Folklore Society: no. 43.Publisher: Dallas : E-Heart Press, 1981Description: xii, 224 p. : ill., ports. ; 27 cmISBN: 0935014012; 9780935014013; 0935014020 (pbk.); 9780935014020 (pbk.)Subject(s): Women -- Texas -- Folklore | Women -- Texas -- Biography | Legends -- Texas | Legends Texas | Women Biography Texas | Women Folklore TexasAdditional physical formats: Online version:: Legendary ladies of Texas.DDC classification: 398.2/2/09764 LOC classification: GR1 | .T4 no. 43F385 | .L44
Contents:
Early Days: María de Agreda: The lady in blue / Francis Edward Abernethy -- Angelina / Diane H. Corbin -- Emily Morgan: Yellow Rose of Texas / Martha Anne Turner -- The weeping woman: La Llorana / John O. West -- Settlers: Belle Star: The bandit Queen of Dallas / Ruthe Winegarten -- The ghost of Chipita: The crying woman of San Patricio / Marylyn Underwood -- The Capitol's lady / Audray Bateman -- Two sixshooters and a sunbonnet: The story of Sally Skull / Dan Kilgore -- Sophia Porter: Texas' own Scarlett O'Hara / Jack Maguire -- Elise Waerenskjold: A modern on the prairie / Sherry A. Smith -- Texas gets culture: Adah Isaacs Menken: from Texas to Paris / Pamela Lynn Palmer -- Elisabet Ney: Texas' first lady of sculpture / Mary E. Nye -- Mollie Bailey: Circus entrepreneur / Martha Hartzog -- Martha White McWhirter and the Belton sanctificationists / Frieda Werden -- Aunt Dicy: Legendary black lady / James W. Byrd -- El Paso madams / H. Gordon Frost -- Early 20th century: Pardon me, Governor Ferguson / Maisie Paulissen -- "Tell them I don't smoke cigars": The story of Bonnie Parker / John Neal -- Glamor girl called Electra / Frank X. Tolbert -- The Babe / Mary Kay Knief -- Modern Times: Janis and the Austin scene / Stanley G. Alexander -- Legends in their own time: The Dallas Cowboy cheerleaders / James Ward Lee -- Honky tonk angels / Sue Simmons McGinity -- Woman as victim in modern folklore / Ann Carpenter -- Mrs. Bailey and the bears / Margaret L. Hewett.
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Includes bibliographical references.

Early Days: María de Agreda: The lady in blue / Francis Edward Abernethy -- Angelina / Diane H. Corbin -- Emily Morgan: Yellow Rose of Texas / Martha Anne Turner -- The weeping woman: La Llorana / John O. West -- Settlers: Belle Star: The bandit Queen of Dallas / Ruthe Winegarten -- The ghost of Chipita: The crying woman of San Patricio / Marylyn Underwood -- The Capitol's lady / Audray Bateman -- Two sixshooters and a sunbonnet: The story of Sally Skull / Dan Kilgore -- Sophia Porter: Texas' own Scarlett O'Hara / Jack Maguire -- Elise Waerenskjold: A modern on the prairie / Sherry A. Smith -- Texas gets culture: Adah Isaacs Menken: from Texas to Paris / Pamela Lynn Palmer -- Elisabet Ney: Texas' first lady of sculpture / Mary E. Nye -- Mollie Bailey: Circus entrepreneur / Martha Hartzog -- Martha White McWhirter and the Belton sanctificationists / Frieda Werden -- Aunt Dicy: Legendary black lady / James W. Byrd -- El Paso madams / H. Gordon Frost -- Early 20th century: Pardon me, Governor Ferguson / Maisie Paulissen -- "Tell them I don't smoke cigars": The story of Bonnie Parker / John Neal -- Glamor girl called Electra / Frank X. Tolbert -- The Babe / Mary Kay Knief -- Modern Times: Janis and the Austin scene / Stanley G. Alexander -- Legends in their own time: The Dallas Cowboy cheerleaders / James Ward Lee -- Honky tonk angels / Sue Simmons McGinity -- Woman as victim in modern folklore / Ann Carpenter -- Mrs. Bailey and the bears / Margaret L. Hewett.

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