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New York Folklore Quarterly, Vol. X, No. 1, Spring 1954

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NEW YORK FOLKLORE QUARTERLY
Vol. X, No. 1, Spring 1954
CONTENTS

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President’s Page 2 Editor’s Page 4

ARTICLES
   

Folklore Figures of Rochester, N.Y.

W. Stephen Thomas
9

Folkways of Old Broome Co.: The Crocker Manuscript

Edith E.Cutting
18

N. Y. Folklore Society, Inc., By-Laws
  30

Irish Lore from N. Y. State’s Capital District

The Editor
35

GLORY HOLE
   

Lore from Setauket, L.I.

Miss Kate W. Strong
40

A Long Island Whale Story

Nathaniel R. Howell
42

On the Erie Canal

Georgiana Prtichard
45

A Grace from the North Country

A. T. Shorey
47

Old Alb Wins a Bet

Arthur C. Parker
48

A Pioneer Tale of the Finger Lakes

Mrs. Mary C. Puffer
50

DEPARTMENTS
   

Songs: "Gypsy Davy" (Child, 200)

Ruth C. Wright
52

Epitaphs: New York Stories in Stone

Charles L. Wallis
54

Neighbors: Lore of Worcester, Mass.

Jane Kimberly
57

Review: Dorothy C. Hogner’s Herbs, From The Garden

Janet R. MacFarlane
68

Upstate, Downstate

B. A. Botkin and
W. G. Tyrrell
70

Contributors
  80





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