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16473
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Courtship and marriage customs in North Carolina in the 1840s are humorously and vividly described by an unknown contributor in a series of three letters to the SPIRIT OF THE TIMES, the New York weekly which published popular humor in the middle decades of the 19th-century. These letters emphasize the significance in community life of birth, marriage, and death.
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35048
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A short story about the superstitions that a screech owl could foretell a death.
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35155
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A brief story of the serenading of a young woman gone wrong. Through miscommunication, the serenades were run off by the father, who thought his household was under attack.
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35631
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An explanation of the play-party game “Miller Boy,” which was a combination of song and movements.
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