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DARE Interview : Murfreesboro, Arkansas; Primary Informant AR051

  • 1967
Dictionary of American Regional English
  • Informant Data:
  • AR051: White; male; age: 70 (old); education: grade school; community type: rural
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: AR051 (4:52)
  • Full Interview (Tape 0058-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:20 Wolf hunting with dogs
  • 03:35 Deer hunting with stands
  • 04:15 Farming the old way
  • 07:00 Career as deputy and sheriff—drunks, bootleggers, moonshiners
  • 09:45 Car chase—shooting out tires. Difficult arrest story, bribery attempt
  • 14:20 Trial of arrested man
  • 15:30 Arthur the Rat
  • 20:15 Tape end
  1. Arthur the Rat

  2. Full Interview

Publication Details

Fieldworker
Rubrecht, August
Date
1967
Publisher
Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
English
For Staff
METS