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Texas Folk-Lore Society
I'll be horn-swoggled!
By the great horned-spoon!
The devil and Tom Walker!
Great Caesar's ghost!
I'll be switched!
Well, I just swanee!
Oh, law! (Presumably a corruption of Oh, Lawd!)
What in the old Scratch?
Hell and high water!
By Ned, by Jove, by jinks, by Jehoshaphat, by Henry, by granny, by
gravy, by gum, by gracious, by jiggers, by gatlins, etc.
The whole cavayard, outfit. (From caballada, Spanish for a herd or
bunch of horses; a term in common use all over the ranch country
of the Southwest.)
The whole kit and bilin' of 'em.
The whole outfit.
The whole kaboodlum.
The whole kit and posse.
The whole shootin' match.
Here’s what’s next.
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Rainbow in the Morning (Book)
Collection of popular folklore of Texas, including work songs, reptile myths, ballads and other folk songs of the South. The index begins on page 185.
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Dobie, J. Frank (James Frank), 1888-1964. Rainbow in the Morning, book, 1975; Dallas, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc67654/m1/96/: accessed November 13, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Press.