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New York Folklore Quarterly, Vol. XXVI, No. 4, December 1970

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NEW YORK FOLKLORE QUARTERLY
Vol. XXVI, No. 4, December, 1970

CONTENTS

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Grant Announcement

William M. Schwerd
242

Dingbat Prouty: An Excursion into
Communal Scholarship

Harriet Conners, Carolyn Hankins, Florence Ireland, Edward Ives, William Joy, and William Yerxa
242

The Inadvertent Changing of Non-English Names by Newcomers to America: A Brief Historical Survey and Popular Presentation
of Cases

Robert M. Rennick
263

"Muels," "Owls," and Other Things: Folk Material in the Tobacco Philosophy of Josh Billings

Geoffrey Allan Grimes
283

"A True and Jenuine Madstone"

Richard G. Case
297

Voodoo: Tropical Pharmacology or Psychosomatic Psychology

James F. Byers
305

Index for Volume XXVI

Helen A. Fraser
313

Contributors

312

Meeting Announcement

320






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