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New York Folklore Quarterly, Vol. XVIII, No. 1, Spring 1962

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NEW YORK FOLKLORE QUARTERLY
Vol. XVIII, No. 1, Spring 1962

CONTENTS

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Editor’s Page

2

FOLKLORE IN THE SCHOOLS

The Place of Folklore in Education



Norman Studer
3

Old Tales and New Tongues

Anthony Navarra
12

Folklore and Marionettes

Mari Schaus
16

Folklore Marginalia in Old Textbooks

Robert H. Woodward
24

Students Test Ripley’s Incredible Statements

Charles A. Huguenin
28

District No. 11 Acquires a Schoolhouse

Ellen L. Hamilton
35

Image of the Folklorist

Tristram P. Coffin
39

Folklore in Higher Education

Richard M. Dorson
44

COLLEGE LORE

Purdue Classroom Recollection



William Tillson
55

Oberlin Lore

Constance D. Sherman
58

The Clerk of Oxenford in Oral Tradition

J. A. Lavin
61

Two Anecdotes of Immigrant Life

J. Gorelick
65

What One Elephant Started

Jean Cowles
67

Another Underground

Morse Manly
70

Upstate, Downstate

B. A. Botkin and
W. G. Tyrrell
72

Contributors

80





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