The Groaning Tree and Other Stories of Country Folk Life. Experienced and Recorded in Fishers, New York
by Fisher, J. Sheldon
128 pp. CONTENTS: Introduction; The Groaning Tree; Robbery By a Snakehead; The Hard-Working Ghost; Horse Thievery; Snowbound; Old Car Escapades; Menzo's Prize Rooster; Red Ribbons Vs. Blue; Mrs. Woodin's Strange Death; Henry Garling's Mad Cow; Courtship of Helen Jane; Treasure Troves; Squire Fisher's Open House; A Trip to Venice; The Great Ball of Fire; Happy Well Digger; Irish Wakes; Brady Brandy; Ghost City of Valentown; The Night the Arsenal Was Raided; The Indomitable Welch Family; The Ice-Climbing Locomotive; Schoolhouse That Wouldn't Stay Put; The Lightning Calculator; Unusual Animals & Birds; Railroad Highlights; Hobos; Mail Time; Conover & Conover; Mysterious Dancing Cane; A Confession; Procrastination Tree.
Keywords: UPSTATE NEW YORK FOLKLORE STORIES COUNTRY FOLK LIFE LOCAL REGIONAL YORK STATE An exceptional copy. Empire State Books, 1987. Near Fine/Not Applicable. (Inventory #: 2196580)
Literature, American & Military History, General Antiquarian
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