Download Full Text (752 KB)
humor, Bible, preacher, Pennsylvania Dutch dialect, lying, fish, dogs
In a typed letter to Alfred L. Shoemaker, H. Wayne Gruber lists two humorous stories: one about a preacher's best sermon and the other about a lying farm boy. Following Gruber lists four pieces of advice, which he titles: "Alte Weiver Clawwe."
H. Wayne Gruber
Alfred L. Shoemaker
English, Pennsylvania German
This item is available courtesy of the Ursinus College Library Special Collections Department. It is not to be copied or distributed for commercial use. For permissions which fall outside of educational use, please contact the Special Collections Department.
Gruber, H. Wayne, "Letter From H. Wayne Gruber to Alfred L. Shoemaker, February 4, 1949" (1949). Alfred L. Shoemaker Folk Cultural Documents. 143.
In Copyright. URI: http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC/1.0/
This Item is protected by copyright and/or related rights. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use. For other uses you need to obtain permission from the rights-holder(s).