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Title

  • Main Title What's Going On? (In Modern Texas Folklore)
  • Added Title Publications of the Texas Folklore Society, Number 40
  • Series Title Publications of the Texas Folklore Society

Creator

  • Editor: Abernethy, Francis Edward
    Creator Type: Personal
  • Author: Texas Folklore Society
    Creator Type: Organization

Contributor

  • Author: Shuffler, R. Henderson
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: And That's How Some Folklore is Born
  • Author: Nichols, Olivia Murray
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Jack Ruby: Folk Hero in Embryo?
  • Author: Marcus, Stanley
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Neiman-Marcus Lore from the Inside
  • Author: Carpenter, Ann
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Cobras at K-Mart: Legends of Hidden Danger
  • Author: Duncan, Robert J.
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Chain Letters: A Twentieth Century Folk Practice
  • Author: Byrd, James W.
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: A Bumper Crop of Modern Epigrams
  • Author: Hudson, Jan
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: The Sissy Test
  • Author: Dykes, LaGene Lacy
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: The Ghost and Tiny Alice
  • Author: McCullen, J. T.
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: From the Halls of Justice
  • Author: Russell, Robert Lowell
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: The Folklore of Marijuana
  • Author: Nye, Hermes
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Texas Tea and Rainy Day Woman: The Folklore of the Underground Press
  • Author: Lee, James Ward
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Bury My Heart at Wounded 'Neck: Notes of a Native Son
  • Author: McDonald, Archie P.
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: "You Gotcha Ears On?"
  • Author: Martin, William C.
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Preparing the Fatted Calf
  • Author: Mansfield, Deanne
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Rodeo Cowboy 1976
  • Author: Doyle, Charles Clay
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: "As the Horse Goes By": The Modern Child's Momento Mori
  • Author: Lomax, Joseph F.
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Zydeco - Must Live On!
  • Author: Logsdon, Guy
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Western Swing
  • Author: Malone, Bill C.
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Growing Up with Texas Country Music
  • Author: Reid, Jan
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Postscript: The Improbable Rise of Redneck Rock
  • Author: Alexander, Stanley G.
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Backwoods Beer Busts

Publisher

  • Name: The Encino Press
    Place of Publication: Austin, Texas

Date

  • Creation: 1976

Language

  • English
  • Spanish
  • French

Description

  • Content Description: This volume of the Publications of the Texas Folklore Society contains "a collection of essays by contemporary folklorists who are writing about the customs and traditions and the songs and the stories that are going on now" (inside the front cover). The volume includes information about the folklore of cowboys, rodeos, chain letters and marijuana, as well as information about country, swing and gospel music. The index begins on page 301.
  • Physical Description: xi, 310 p. : ill., ports. ; 24 cm.

Subject

  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Folklore -- Texas.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Texas -- Social life and customs.
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Literature - Folklore
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Arts and Crafts - Music
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Social Life and Customs - Customs
  • Keyword: traditions
  • Keyword: customs
  • Keyword: folk stories
  • Keyword: music
  • Keyword: country music
  • Keyword: swing music
  • Keyword: gospel music
  • Keyword: cowboys
  • Keyword: rodeos
  • Keyword: marijuana folklore
  • Keyword: chain letters

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States - Texas
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Nacogdoches County
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Travis County - Austin
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Dallas County
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Tarrant County - Fort Worth
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Tyler County
  • Place Name: United States - Louisiana
  • Time Period: span-tex
  • Time Period: mex-tex
  • Time Period: tex-rev
  • Time Period: rep-tex
  • Time Period: annex
  • Time Period: tex-fron
  • Time Period: civ-war
  • Time Period: new-sou
  • Time Period: mod-tim
  • Start Date: 1770~
  • End Date: 1975~

Collection

  • Name: Texas Folklore Society Publications
    Code: TFSP

Institution

  • Name: UNT Press
    Code: UNTP

Resource Type

  • Book

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • OCLC: 2968576
  • UNT Catalog No.: b1098546
  • Accession or Local Control No: Publication Number 40

Note

  • Display Note: "Number XL."