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The topics include Indian pictographs in the Big Bend, the cowboy dance, a miscellany of Texas folk songs, blues as folk songs, German customs in Gillespie County, customs and superstitions of Texas-Mexicans along the Rio Grande, and weather wisdom along the border.

Table of Contents

  1. Cover Page
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  1. Title
  2. pp. ii-iv
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  1. Title Page
  2. pp. ii-v
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  1. Copyright Page
  2. p. vi
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  1. Contents
  2. pp. vii-viii
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  1. Rebaptized in Ink
  2. pp. ix-x
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  1. The Texas Folk-Lore Society Since 1916
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  1. Texas Legends Number for 1924
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  1. Contributors
  2. pp. 4-5
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  1. “One Evening as I Sat Courting”
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  1. Human Foundation Sacrifices in Balkan Ballads
  2. pp. 8-13
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  1. The Decline and Decadence of Folk Metaphor
  2. pp. 14-17
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  1. Indian Pictographs of the Big Bend in Texas (illustrated)
  2. pp. 18-30
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  1. The Cowboy Dance
  2. pp. 31-37
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  1. Miscellany of Texas Folk-Lore
  2. pp. 38-49
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  1. Brazos Bottom Philosophy
  2. pp. 50-51
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  1. The “Blues” as Folk Songs
  2. pp. 52-66
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  1. Customs among the German Descendants of Gillespie County
  2. pp. 67-74
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  1. Customs and Superstitions among Texas Mexicans
  2. pp. 75-84
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  1. Pedro and Pancho
  2. pp. 85-86
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  1. Weather Wisdom of the Texas-Mexican Border
  2. pp. 87-99
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  1. Programs and Officers of the Texas Folk-Lore Society
  2. pp. 100-101
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  1. Members of the Texas Folk-Lore Society
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  1. Index
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  1. National Endowment for the Humanities Funding Information
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Additional Information

ISBN
9780870740398
Related ISBN
9780870740398
MARC Record
OCLC
1004186345
Launched on MUSE
2019-12-20
Language
English
Open Access
Yes
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