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Legend of the Appalachian Boomerang

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The Appalachian Boomerang is a recurring legend in much of North Carolina mountain folklore. Several stories exist regarding the origins of the boomerang including that it comes from Australia, and that it was invented by Daniel Boomer. It was used primarily for hunting raccoon.
The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 46 Issue 11, Apr 1979, p22-23, il