DARE Interview : Dover, Ohio; Primary Informant OH080

  • 1968
  • Informant Data:
  • OH080: White; male; age: 81 (old); education: some high school; community type: small city
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: OH080 (6:11)
  • Full Interview (Tape 1266-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:45 Arthur the Rat
  • 07:05 Schools in West Virginia
  • 08:50 Job history—name of newspaper, description of being a reporter
  • 11:50 Acquaintances—Elliot Nugent, J.C. Nugent, Moonie Warthor, Will Rogers
  • 17:15 Stories Informant covered as a reporter—1913 floods
  • 18:10 Muskingum watershed district, Dover Dam
  • 19:25 Stories Informant covered as a reporter—Prohibition—story about Informant exposing a Kangaroo court
  • 24:05 Story about a crooked mayor
  • 27:50 Story about Informant being invited to a Ku Klux Klan meeting
  • 31:20 Labor unions
  • 32:15 Tape end
  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview

Details

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