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New York Folklore Quarterly, Vol. XV, No. 2, Summer 1959

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NEW YORK FOLKLORE QUARTERLY
Vol. XV, No. 2, Summer 1959

CONTENTS


President’s Page
  82

Schoharie Sam

David J. Winslow
83

Ring Fancy’s Knell

Dorothy G. Wayman
86

Yiddish Sayings and English Equivalents

Ruth Rubin
91

SCHOOL LORE

Pity the Pupil

Clayton Mau
93

Notes from a Schoolmaster’s Diary

Herbert A. Wisbey, Jr.
98

The Portrait That Came to Life

James J. Flynn and Charles A. Huguenin
104

Homemade Fireworks

Katharine G. Ecob
112

STUDENT STUDIES
Tales from Farmingdale

Carole W. Rau
115

A Canoga Tale

Margaret Ann Amidon
115

YEAR OF HISTORY
Pang Yang’s Poet-Chronicler

Harold Harris
116

NEIGHBORS
Humor in Lehigh Valley

Leah A. Strong
126

EPITAPHS
What Gravestones Tell Us

Neil B. Reynolds
130

JUVENILE LORE
Racing, Chasing, and Marching

Eugenia L. Millard
132

Books for Younger Readers

150

DEPARTMENTS
Upstate, Downstate

B. A. Botkin and
W. G. Tyrrell
151

Editors’ Bookshelf

 
159

Contributors
  161





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