H. Wayne Gruber

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Pennsylvania Dutch dialect, ghost stories, humor, John Bricker, North Heidelberg Township, anecdotes


A set of typed stories, compiled by H. Wayne Gruber, circa 1950. The humorous anecdotes, featuring Pennsylvania German dialect, were related to Gruber in the year 1880. Subjects include a haunted farmhouse, butchering, fence posts and a city girl's first visit to a farm.

Corresponds to:

Packet 4-77 to 4-78


English and Pennsylvania German

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Stories and Incidents, 1880



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