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4 edition of Pennsylvania mountain stories found in the catalog.

Pennsylvania mountain stories

by Henry W. Shoemaker

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Published by Bradford record publishing company in Bradford, Pa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Legends -- Pennsylvania.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Henry W. Shoemaker
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ3.S559 P
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 7-89 p., 1 l. :
    Number of Pages89
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24177636M
    LC Control Number08011829
    OCLC/WorldCa1236568

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    The fear and isolation associated with early mountain life helped give birth to many paranormal accounts that, in turn, evolved into ghost stories. As in other regions of the South, however, modern influences have diluted the art of storytelling in the mountains. This is why some old-timers are likely to tell you that “there used t’be more. Pursuant to the orders issued by the Governor and the Secretary of Health, the physical office of the Department of Human Services is currently closed in an effort to prevent the spread of COVID If you are seeking to serve a civil complaint or a Writ of Summons on the Department of Human Services or any Department official or staff, please.


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