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    SC0149 - Interview on Dick Cavett program - ESM on Maine accent, Maine humor, senator\u27s mother, childhood, senator\u27s name (Marcizewski), trip to Poland, imagery in politics, attempt to rescue U.S. prisoners in Vietnam, Vietnam war

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    Length: 21 min. 32 sec. Location: New York, N.Y. Date: November 25, 1970 Content: ESM on Maine accent, Maine humor, senator\u27s mother, childhood, senator\u27s name (Marcizewski), trip to Poland, imagery in politics, attempt to rescue U.S. prisoners in Vietnam, Vietnam war. Introduction: Dick Cavett. Audio quality: Goo

    Why I'm an Only Child and Other Slightly Naughty Plains Folktales

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    Cover -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Contents -- Foreword -- Acknowledgments -- A Brief but Suitably Scholarly and Boring Introduction -- But Enough about Me- What Do You Know about Me? -- Plain Talk about the Plains, Defi nitions, and What Folklore Is, Isn't, Might Be, and Is Mostly -- A Lesson in Proper Diction -- Why I'm an Only Child -- A Special Announcement -- Dad Instructs Me about Civil Ribaldry Even as I Thought I Was Instructing Him -- Naughty Is in the Ears of the Beholder -- A First Lesson in Military Nomenclature -- Diction Friction -- Evoked and Provoked -- Cipherin' -- Thinking Fast -- Cold . . . and Deep -- In-house Outhouses -- Speaking of Treed Raccoons -- Harvard Law -- Urban v. Rural -- The Eternal Cuckold -- Now's Your Chance -- Using the Imagination -- Ways of the Wise -- Traffic Flow -- Speaking of the Innocence of the Gentler Sex -- Oh, Dat Ole! Oh, Dat Lena! -- Same Idea, Different Names -- No Boyz Aloud -- The Church of What? -- What Did He Say? -- How You Gonna Keep 'Em Down on the Farm (after They've Seen the Farm)? -- Birds Do It, Bees Do It -- Indiscreet Secretions -- Why Is It Called a "Fly?" -- Geriatric Indignities -- Callow Youth -- Age Has Nothing to Do with It -- Innocent? Or Simply Not Guilty? -- Other Unmentionables -- An AfterwordDescription based on publisher supplied metadata and other sources.Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, YYYY. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
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