DARE Interview : Ripley, Ohio; Primary Informant OH058

  • 1968
  • Informant Data:
  • OH058: White; male; age: 71 (old); education: high school; community type: village
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: OH058 (3:32)
  • Full Interview (Tape 1247-S1). [Additional speakers: Adult female]
  • Content:
  • 00:35 Arthur the Rat
  • 04:20 Hillside plow—described. Left hand walking plow—other types of walking plows, single shovel plows—described. Double shovel plow—described. Description of attaching plows to horses.
  • 11:00 Hand line fishing—described. Trotline fishing—described. Gig fishing—described. Snag fishing—described
  • 15:35 Catfish—ways of catching them, types of local catfish
  • 17:40 Types of fish not good for eating
  • 19:00 Tobacco—number of local warehouses, process of grading tobacco, grades listed, tobacco auctions, curing tobacco, methods of killing bugs on tobacco, types of bugs
  • 31:10 Tape end
  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview


Clark, Tom
  • 1968
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
  • English
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