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Mysterious tales and legends of the Ozarks

Moore, Tom.

Mysterious tales and legends of the Ozarks

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Published by Dorrance and company in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ozark Mountains.
    • Subjects:
    • Legends -- Ozark Mountains.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Tom Moore.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF472.O9 M6
      The Physical Object
      Pagination148 p.
      Number of Pages148
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6381266M
      LC Control Number39000461
      OCLC/WorldCa5364030

      In the early s, the White Lady and her daughter were supposed to have lived on the land where the Durand Eastman Park -- part of Irondequoit and Rochester -- now stands. One day, the daughter disappeared. Convinced that the girl had been raped and murdered by a local farmer, the mother searched the marshy lands day after day, trying to.   Anyone with an interest in the history and lore surrounding treasure will want to read these books. -KLIATT Review By putting many miles on his pickup truck, scouring many old books, journals, and maps, and interviewing countless Ozark natives, W.C. Jameson compiled Buried Treasures of the Ozarks, a collection of 43 legends from Arkansas, Missouri, and : August House Publishers, Inc.


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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Moore, Tom. Mysterious tales and legends of the Ozarks. Philadelphia, Dorrance and Co. [©] (OCoLC)   Ozarks hills and hollers are filled with history and heroes that make the region a unique place to live.

However, some examples are far beyond the norm: Tales of ghosts and the unknown, stories that simply can’t be explained. Of people who come to help and heal and don’t make sense.

Of moments in time that [ ]. Open Library is an open, editable library Mysterious tales and legends of the Ozarks book, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Mysterious tales and legends of the Ozarks by Moore, Tom.,Dorrance and company edition, in EnglishPages: Mysterious tales and legends of the Ozarks, Unknown Binding – January 1, by Tom Moore (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Unknown Binding "Please retry" — Author: Tom Moore. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Mysterious tales and legends of the Ozarks by Moore, Tom.; 1 edition; First published in ; Subjects: Legends; Places: Ozark Mountains.

“Ree Dolly stood at the break of day on her cold front steps and smelled coming flurries and saw meat. Meat hung from trees across the creek. Carcasses hung pale of flesh with fatty gleam from low limbs of saplings in the side yards.

“The ‘Blue Man of the Ozarks’ is a mythical creation and the stories about the wild and woolly personage which have been going the round of the daily papers of the state are wholly fictitious, according to residents of that district described as his haunts,” noted an article in the Leader.

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This is to be expected, as the people in the Ozarks came here by way of Appalachia, and from Appalachia, a large number were Scottish and Irish, with a sizable German population as well. So it would only be expect, especially with so much shared folk lore between the Ozarks and Appalachia, that Sin Eating would also be carried here.

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