H. Wayne Gruber

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Blue Mountain tea, North Heidelberg Township, Berks County, Benneville Laub, molasses, doughnuts, Pennsylvania Dutch dialect


In this typed essay from 1954 entitled, "Benjamin or Benneville Laub", H. Wayne Gruber recalls a local peddler of Blue Mountain tea he encountered as a youth in Berks County, Pennsylvania. Also included is a folktale in Pennsylvania Dutch dialect.

Corresponds to:

Packet 4-102


Reading, Pennsylvania


English and Pennsylvania German

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Benjamin or Benneville Laub



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