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New York Folklore Quarterly, Vol. III, No. 1, Spring 1947

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NEW YORK FOLKLORE QUARTERLY
Vol. III, No. 1, Spring 1947
CONTENTS

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Editor’s Page 2 President’s Page 3

ARTICLES
   

Yorker Yarns of Yore

Richard M. Dorson
5

The Ballad of the Butcher Boy in the Ramapo Mountains

Anne Lutz
28

Ma and Pa Pitt

A. T. Shorey
36

The Wizard of Remsen
Millard F. Roberts 41

The Yorker’s Folklore Contest

Mary E. Cunningham
48

GLORY HOLE
   

Why "Doodletown"?
J. C. Storms 57

Seumas O’Connor’s Bagpipes
Laura M. Waffner 60

DEPARTMENTS
   

City Billet: Folklore News and Notes from New York City
Elaine Lambert Lewis 62

Folklore in the Schools: Folklore Bibliography for Younger Children
Bernice C. Cary 72

Review: Dorson’s Jonathan Draws the Long Bow

B. A. Botkin
78

Farm Lore: Herb Remedies

Catherine M. Relihan
81

Correspondence
  85

Contributors
  88





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