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saffron, colic, horses, apple butter, pie dough, Slap-Jack, Schuylkill County, Kutztown
A typed letter from H. Wayne Gruber addressed to Alfred L. Shoemaker, dated 1949. Within, Gruber writes on a variety of topics including a cure for horse colic, uses for leftover pie dough, and quarreling between town folk and country folk.
H. Wayne Gruber
Alfred L. Shoemaker
English and Pennsylvania German
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Gruber, H. Wayne, "Letter From H. Wayne Gruber to Alfred L. Shoemaker, 1949" (1949). Alfred L. Shoemaker Folk Cultural Documents. 103.
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