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Texas Folklore Society, 1943-1971: Volume II - Abernethy, Francis Edward
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The second volume to the Texas Folklore Society history covers from the McCarthy era to the end of the wild and woolly sixties. Includes the publishing history of the TFS books, anecdotes about the gatherings of the Society (including Hermes Nye starting the tradition of the hootenanny at Texas Folklore Society meetings in 1956), and the emphasis on singing beginning at Society gatherings. The Texas Folklore Society was thirty-five years old in 1944, having come into existence under the hands of John Avery Lomax and ...

Texas Folklore Society, 1943-1971: Volume II 1994, University of North Texas Press

ISBN-13: 9780929398785