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folk beliefs, jests, Henry Goldbach, Lancaster County, York, Henry Fenstermacher, superstitions, witchcraft, "Mammy" Henderson, folk tales


A handwritten, untitled term paper completed at Franklin and Marshall College by Darrell M. Nixdorf, dating from circa 1949. Within, Nixdorf details a number of subjects relayed to him by locals from Lancaster County ranging from humorous jests to local folk beliefs and stories of witchcraft, "Negro" folktales, and Chinese folktales.

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Term Report on Folklore

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