DARE Interview : Timpson, Texas; Primary Informant TX100

  • 1970
  • Informant Data:
  • TX100: White; male; age: 58 (middle-aged); education: high school; community type: rural
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: TX100 (5:51)
  • Full Interview (Tape 1671-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:15 Father from Arkansas, mother local, he was raised on farm
  • 02:00 Farming—produce and livestock, watermelons
  • 05:45 Childhood: marble games; baseball
  • 10:15 Fishing, catfish bait
  • 11:25 Hunting for squirrels, deer, wildlife conservation and farming
  • 12:40 Little farming any longer there except cattle and chickens
  • 13:40 The area had many sawmills in the past, 3 railroads, decline of timber and farming
  • 18:20 Education in rural school to 17 years old
  • 19:30 Arthur the Rat
  • 25:15 Tape end
  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview

Details

Fieldworker
Ruff, Dale
Date
  • 1970
Publisher
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
  • English
Collection
Subjects
For Staff