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Voices Fall-Winter, 2005:
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Volume 31

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Knitting It Together: A Case Study of a Sweater
by Jill Breit

12 A Method to Our Madness
by Miriam L. Wallach

14 The Underground Seen: Tunneling Legends on College and University Campuses
by Vince DeFruscio and Charlie McCormick

20 Tyke’s Ice Fishing Contest
by Ruby Marcotte

23 “Thinking Culturally: An Insider’s Perspective”: A Panel from the New York Folklore Society’s Writing Folklore Conference

28 An Accordion Story: Following the Trail of Roxy and Nellie Caccamise
by Christine F. Zinni

38 Murder and Mayhem, Tra-La! The Saugerties Bard
by John Thorn

44 Poet Beyle Schaechter-Gottesman Receives National Heritage Award
by Ethel Raim

Departments and Columns
2 New York Folklore Society News

10 Upstate
by Varick A. Chittenden

11 Downstate
by Steve Zeitlin

22 Foodways
by Lynn Case Ekfelt

27 Bookshelf Essentials
by Tom van Buren

35 Eye of the Camera
by Martha Cooper

36 Obituary: Ken Lowe

45 Book Reviews

Young Nellie Barsocchi with her Ranco Antonio accordion

Cover: Young Nellie Barsocchi with her Ranco Antonio accordion, 1930. Courtesy of Rose Caccamise.


Knitting It Together

Rabbi Aaron Charney

Roxy Caccamise greets Lionel Hampton

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