Posted by on September 26, 2018

File: 6630A4


Title: Interview about storytelling, his biography, Bud Doggett, and tough guys

Subject: Alan Lomax and Asa Ware

Recording Date: 7-25-1942

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Genre: spoken

Instrument: vocal

City: Clarksdale

State: Mississippi

Setting: at the home of "Buck Asa" (Ulisses Jefferson) and Hopson Plantation

Editor Notes:

Discussion of learning the preceding story from a Walter Hutton, storytelling style, his own biography, the late plantation manager Bud Doggett, tough guys (including a Jack Devil).

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