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Rugged hills, gentle folk : my friends & neighbors in the Big Pine Valley : stories and photos

Author: William J Weber
Publisher: Greendale, WI : Country Books/Reiman Publications, ©1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English
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"In tender , warmhearted pictures and prose , retired veterinarian William J. Weber shows what rural life is like in the Big Pine Valley of North Carolina....Meet Uncle Bass , Clyde , Ruby-Noah , Eulala and many others. Find out how they 'head up" a spring , make molasses and bring in hay the old-fashioned way . Also meet "Mike' the old red mule , "Drumstix" the 14-year-old rooster and "Bitsy" the determined little  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Pictorial works
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William J Weber
ISBN: 0898211344 9780898211344
OCLC Number: 32835242
Description: 139 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm
Contents: This is where our hearts are. Big Pine Valley ; friends & neighbors ; The church at the Forks ; Wisdom & folklore --
The changing seasons. Firewood ; Fall is here again ; Winter's for resting ; Spring comes in little spurts ; Summertime --
How it was way back when. Simple pleasures ; Geraldine ; Logging ; Carrying the mail ; Quilting ; Radios & talkin' machines --
Some other good friends. Drumstix ; Bitsy ; Ol' Mike ; Woolly mowers ; The calf that fell off the mountain ; Rabbits, frogs & butterflies --
A knack for making things. Uncle Bass' cornmeal ; Stakes & tortoises ; Old-fashioned haystacks ; Sauerkraut ; Heading up a spring ; Molasses --
In pursuit of a dream. Newcomers ; Pickin' & fiddlin' ; Sugar & shoes ; Saltin' cows.
Responsibility: by William J. Weber.

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"In tender , warmhearted pictures and prose , retired veterinarian William J. Weber shows what rural life is like in the Big Pine Valley of North Carolina....Meet Uncle Bass , Clyde , Ruby-Noah , Eulala and many others. Find out how they 'head up" a spring , make molasses and bring in hay the old-fashioned way . Also meet "Mike' the old red mule , "Drumstix" the 14-year-old rooster and "Bitsy" the determined little lamb....you will enjoy it."--AMAZON.COM.

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