DARE Interview : Washington, Georgia; Primary Informant GA009

  • 1966
  • Informant Data:
  • GA009: White; male; age: 69 (old); education: grade school; community type: rural
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: GA009 (4:18)
  • Full Interview 1 (Tape 0295-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:20 Going to school to which mother donated the land. Quit after eighth grade to farm; changes in farming after boll weevil
  • 04:45 Beef cattle and dairy after loss of cotton. Also lots of land for pine timber
  • 09:15 Stock sale meetings—seems that price is prearranged, because price is fixed. Have a solid market but no promise of profit
  • 14:00 Use of phony bidders to raise auction prices. Raising swine in area
  • 17:30 Rabbit hunting with beagles, describes hunting coon with dogs
  • 21:30 Dogs trained for different hunts. Watching coon fight dogs
  • 24:30 Hunts less now. Using a cow dog. Sings a song and describes accompanying game
  • 28:15 Tape end
  • Full Interview 2 (Tape 0295-S2).
  • Content:
  • 00:05 Arthur the Rat
  • 04:20 Tape end
  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview 1

  3. Full interview 2

Details

Fieldworker
Lampman, Michael
Date
  • 1966
Publisher
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
  • English
Collection
Subjects
For Staff