This Publication of the Texas Folklore Society contains African-American baptizings; adventures of a ballad hunter; Carrie-Dykes, a midwife; Big Sam and De Golden Chariot; tale of the two companions; Mexican Munchausen; some odd Mexican customs; legend of the tengo frio bird; leaves of mesquite grass; dancing makes fun; dancing makes rain; Indian sign on the Spaniard's cattle; ear marks; white Comanches; panther yarns; more about Hell in Texas ; oil patch talk; Old Newt, the practical joker; moron jokes; the musical snake; the song of the little Lla; the threshing crew; and the low down on Jim Bowie.
University of North Texas Press,U.S.
Paperback / softback
Popular Culture & Media: General Interest
Publications of the Texas Folklore Society (Paperback)