2000: 47.1 (Winter-Spring 2000)

North Carolina Folklore Journal 47.1 (Winter-Spring 2000)

“Editor’s Foreword” | Karen Baldwin – – – – – 1

“Frankie Silver” (full text of the ballad) – – – – – 5

“A Fly in Amber: Faded Leaves of Time” | Bobby McMillon – – – – – 9

“On the Making of The Ballad of Frankie Silver” (remarks by the filmmaker) | Tom Davenport – – – – – 15

The Ballad of Frankie Silver with an epilogue: The Making of a Ballad Singer” – – – – – 24

“‘Give Me the Truth!:’ The Frankie Silver Story in Contemporary North Carolina”
Beverly Patterson – – – – – 54

“The Ballad and the Legends of Frankie Silver: A Search for the Woman’s Voice”
Daniel Patterson – – – – – 62

“A Note on the Availability of the Artist and the Video” – – – – – 72

“Notes in Review of The Ballad of Frankie Silver” | Polly Stewart – – – – – 73

Contributors – – – – – 75

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Cover Image: An exhibit in the Silver Family Museum; a framed article about the murder
published in a High Point, North Carolina, newspaper in 1988. Photo: Daniel Patterson.

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