1978: 26.3 (Nov. 1978)

North Carolina Folklore Journal 26.3 (Nov. 1978)

“The Abrams and Williams Folklore Prizes” | – – – – – 146

“The Student Folklore Contest” | Richard M. Dorson – – – – – 147

“Legends from the Devil’s Stairs” | Robert E. McNeill – – – – – 149

“A Cantometric Analysis of Folk Music in a Sea Island Community” | John Bragg – – – – – 157

“Legends of Simon Jackson” | Gary Johnson – – – – – 164

Folklore Sampler
“Treasure in a Bible: Folklore in Keepsakes” | Olivia Murray Nichols – – – – – 168
“The Fool Killer Rides Again in the Seventh Letter Found” | Durward T. Stokes – – – – – 171

“A Tribute to Arthur Palmer Hudson” | Joseph D. Clark – – – – – 174

1978 Brown-Hudson Folklore Award Citations | Ruth Jewell
“Grayden and M.C. Paul: Collectors and Interpreters of Coastal Folk Tales and Artifacts” | – – – – – 174
“Leona Trantham Hayes: Preserver of the Mountain Heritage in Dance” | – – – – – 175
“Herman and Mabel Estes: Craftspeople and Organizers of the Village of Yesteryear” | – – – – – 176

Book Reviews
Estella Schoenberg’s Old Tales and Talking: Quentin Compson in
William Faulkner’s
Absalom, Absalom! and Related Works | Mary M. Dunlap – – – – – 177
Suzi Jones’s Oregon Folklore | C.W. Sullivan – – – – – 179

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Cover Image: Winter scene in Watauga County, NC.  Undated photograph
from the Appalachian Oral History Project at Appalachian State University.

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