DARE Interview : Cross, South Carolina; Primary Informant SC019

  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview 1

  3. Full interview 2

  4. Full interview 3

  5. Full interview 4

  • 1966
  • Informant Data:
  • SC019: White; male; age: 72 (old); education: 8th grade; community type: rural
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: SC019 (6:20)
  • Full Interview 1 (Tape 1490-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:25 Rice growing
  • 03:50 Fishing
  • 05:35 Snakes
  • 10:35 Wildcats
  • 12:45 Deer hunting
  • 15:10 Horse-guard insect
  • 16:35 Local people
  • 17:00 Quilting
  • 21:45 Dog days—hot summer days
  • 24:10 Hunting dogs
  • 32:00 Local person
  • 32:50 Tape end
  • Full Interview 2 (Tape 1490-S2).
  • Content:
  • 00:05 Hunting account, hunting dogs
  • 06:45 Hunting dogs
  • 08:30 Hunting
  • 11:30 Turkey hunting
  • 20:20 Deer hunting area, deer hunting
  • 32:45 Tape end
  • Full Interview 3 (Tape 1491-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:15 Difference between creep and crawl
  • 00:50 Local people
  • 15:20 Cars, car repair places in nearby town
  • 18:50 Noisemaking on wedding nights
  • 20:15 Local people
  • 22:15 Illness
  • 24:30 Nearby towns in the past. Railroad lines
  • 29:30 Burial rituals
  • 30:30 Home remedies
  • 32:30 Tape end
  • Full Interview 4 (Tape 1491-S2).
  • Content:
  • 00:05 Home remedies
  • 05:50 Superstitions, witchcraft
  • 10:50 Homemade liquors
  • 19:00 Ball games
  • 22:20 Arthur the Rat
  • 29:15 Life in the past—taking the wagon to town, walking to school
  • 32:40 Tape end

Details

Fieldworker
O'Cain, Raymond
Date
  • 1966
Publisher
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
  • English
Collection
Subjects
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