TEXAS FOLKLORE SOCIETY
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The Eighty-Fifth Annual Meeting was held April 12-14, 2001
in San Angelo, Texas, at the LaQuinta Motel
Thursday, April 12, 20011:00-7:00 p.m., Registration, Foyer, LaQuinta Motel, San Angelo
Friday, April 13, 20018:00 a.m. - NOON, Registration, Foyer, LaQuinta Motel, San Angelo
Jack Duncan (McKinney), Chair|
Welcome: TFS President-Jerry Lincecum (Sherman)
Phyllis Bridges (Denton), "Clementine Hunter: Folk Artist"
Tom Breedlove (La Grange), "A Fly Paper"
James Ward Lee (Fort Worth), "Hell is for Heroes"
Jean G. Schnitz (Boerne), Chair|
Peggy Carter (Spring) & Melvin Mason (Huntsville), "A Musical Family Tree"
Jim Harris (Hobbs, NM), "Texans on the Road: The Folklore of Travel"
Delight Roach Hardee (Fort Worth), "Just Looking for an Excuse to Die: Goat Folklore"
Margaret Waring (Comanche), Chair|
L. Patrick Hughes (Austin), "Praising Potted Pork Parts: The One and Only Spamarama"
Margaret Cox (Austin), "Pecos Pate Boone"
Kenneth Davis (Lubbock), "Pepe's Panaderia: Bread Folklore"
Charles Williams (Dallas), "Dispatches From the New Frontier: The Folklore of an Electronic Company"
Karen Haile (Tarpley), Chair|
Georgia Caraway (Denton), "Texas Kitsch and Other Collectibles"
George Ewing (Abilene), "Where'd You Get that Scar? Home Medical Folklore"
John O. West (El Paso), "J. Frank Dobie"
Saturday, April 22
Ken Untiedt (Lubbock), Chair|
Henry Wolff, Jr. (Victoria), "Madame Blackley: Seer of South Texas"
Evelyn Stroder (Crane), "Paul Patterson: Master Teacher"
Presiding: Jerry Lincecum (Sherman)
Tony Clark (Georgetown), "Who is Buried in Jesse James' Grave?"
Joyce Roach (Keller), "Phrynosoma Humanitus: The Horny Toad in Fact, Folklore, and Fiction"