W. L. Fox

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Esther Dreibelbis, Fleetwood, Berks County, Henry Koch, grubbing bees, logging bees, quilting parties, courting rituals


A typed essay entitled, "Shadows of the Long Ago or Early Day History Retold", dating from circa 1932. The story is attributed to a Mr. W. L. Fox and obtained by Mrs. E. L. Esher. Within, the author tells the tale of Esther Dreibelbis and Henry Koch, providing an example of a courting practice involving quilting parties and grubbing bees.

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Packet 295-2 to 295-3



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Shadows of the Long Ago or Early Day History Retold



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