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Homer Cochran, Doyle E. Mullis Sr., Dorothy H. Mullis, Clyde Ridings, and W.E. Mullis Sr. interview

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Type: Sound recordings | MovingImage
Creator: Mullins, Doyle E.,
Title: Homer Cochran, Doyle E. Mullis Sr., Dorothy H. Mullis, Clyde Ridings, and W.E. Mullis Sr. interview
Date: 1968 May 20
Description: In the interview Doyle Mullis Sr. talks about railroad work songs, Dorothy Mullis talks about her father's medical practice and stories from his experiences, and W.E. Mullis tells stories from his life, including one about his Aunt's 94th birthday. Clyde Ridings talks about a mad dog in the neighborhood, gives a cure for hydrophobia, shares a superstition about how to tell if a girlfriend loves you, and reads a riddle. Homer Cochran is 70 years old. Doyle E. Mullis Sr. is 58, and his wife, Dorothy, is 57. Clyde Ridings is 76-years-old, and W.E. Mullis Sr. is 70.

Local identification number: MSS 1003.09.08

Biographical information about Homer Cochran, Doyle E. Mullis Sr., Dorothy H. Mullis, Clyde Ridings, and W.E. Mullis Sr. has not been determined.

Local identification number: ahc1003009008.mp3

Local identification number: reel-reel

Subjects: Songs | Storytelling--Georgia | Traditional medicine | Superstition | Cochran, Homer | Riding, Clyde | Savannah (Ga.) | Chatham County (Ga.) | Marble Hill (Ga.) | Pickens County (Ga.)
Contributors: Atlanta History Center
Online Publisher: Kenan Research Center, Atlanta History Center, 130 West Paces Ferry Road, Atlanta GA 30305, 2011
Original Material: Audio recording | John Burrison Georgia folklore oral history and music recordings, Atlanta History Center
Rights and Usage: This material is protected by copyright law. (Title 17, U.S Code) Permission ofr use must be cleared through The Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. Licensing agreement may be required.
Persistent Link to Item: http://collections.atlantahistorycenter.com/u?/BUR,77

Related Institutions: Atlanta History Center
Collection Information: John Burrison Georgia Folklore Oral History and Music recordings