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Fourth Annual Meeting

The fourth annual meeting of the Texas Folklore Society was held in Austin, Saturday, May 9, 1914.

Program of Fourth Annual Meeting

Friday, May 9, 1914

  • First session:

    W.H. Thomas (College Station), "The Passing of the Folk," President's Address

  • Second Session:

    W. Prescott Webb (Beeville ), "Folk-Lore Fields of the Southwest" 

    J.E. Pearce (Austin ) "Folk-Lore as a Factor in Determining Institutions" 

    A.W. Eddins (Gatesville ) "The Training School Boys' Slang" 

    R.E. Dudley (Valley View) "More Play-Party Songs" 

    Robert A. Law (Austin ) "Some American Versions of English and Scottish Ballads" 


  • Officers:

    President:
  • W.H. Thomas (College Station)

    Secretary:
  • John A. Lomax (Austin)

    Treasurer:
  • Annie C. Hill (Austin )



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