DARE Interview : Georgetown, Ohio; Primary Informant OH060

  • 1968
  • Informant Data:
  • OH060: White; female; age: 68 (old); education: some college; community type: rural
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: OH060 (3:46)
  • Full Interview (Tape 1249-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:15 Arthur the Rat
  • 04:25 Corn crib—use, age, story about repairing the barn
  • 06:35 Medical history—Informant was 3 and 1/2 pints short of blood due to a hiatal hernia, broken shoulder led to weight gain, indigestion, Bell's palsy
  • 14:35 Home remedies—hot toddies, flannel rags, onion plaster, salt. -old ways of wart removal
  • 21:25 Spring tonic—sassafras tea, greens
  • 26:05 Recent hail storm—size, damage
  • 27:25 Tobacco—allotments (defined), means of enforcement, fertilizer
  • 30:35 Tape end
  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview

Details

Fieldworker
Clark, Tom
Date
  • 1968
Publisher
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
  • English
Collection
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