Foxfire 8

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Southern folk pottery from pug mills, ash glazes, and groundhog kilns to face jugs, churns and roosters; mule swapping, chicken fighting, and more are included in this eighth volume.

Southern folk pottery, mule swapping, chicken fighting, and more are included in this eighth volume.

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Overview

Southern folk pottery from pug mills, ash glazes, and groundhog kilns to face jugs, churns and roosters; mule swapping, chicken fighting, and more are included in this eighth volume.

Southern folk pottery, mule swapping, chicken fighting, and more are included in this eighth volume.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780385177412
  • Publisher: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
  • Publication date: 3/28/1984
  • Series: Foxfire Series
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 512
  • Sales rank: 135,601
  • Product dimensions: 6.01 (w) x 9.17 (h) x 1.30 (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction 7
Blacks in Appalachia 23
Anna Tutt 25
Bruce Mosley 38
Harley Penland 46
Carrie Stewart 51
Viola Lenoir 61
Southern Folk Pottery 71
An Appreciation 71
The Meaders Pottery (Cleveland, Georgia) 81
Arie Meaders 90
Cheever and Lanier Meaders 122
Edwin Meaders 171
Burlon and Irene Craig (Vail, North Carolina) 209
Norman and Irene Smith (Lawley, Alabama) 256
The Wilson, Hewell, and Brown Potteries 287
The Wilson Pottery (Lula, Georgia) 290
H. A. and Monteen Wilson 290
Jimmy Wilson, Michael Crocker 304
The Hewell Pottery (Gillsville, Georgia) 320
Ada Hewell 320
Henry, Grace, and Chester Hewell 329
The Brown Pottery (Arden, North Carolina) 345
Louis and Charlie Brown 345
Cockfighting 385
Part I Breeds, Breeding, Selling, Raising, Combs, Conditioning, Fighting, and the Law 385
Part II Paul B. Stamey, Chicken Fighter 446
Part III Rex Duvall, Chicken Fighter 473
"Let Me Tell You About This Mule" 488
Index of People 511
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