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Examples of dreams as omens., September 1964

Track ID : 1534

Examples of dreams as omens. Ella Walker doesn't like dreaming about babies, because it is a bad omen. Her aunt dreamt about horses before sad events. Ella has heard of people not liking to dream ...

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An owl is the only bird the contributor has heard to be unlu..., September 1964

Track ID : 1535

An owl is the only bird the contributor has heard to be unlucky.

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Story-telling in the sheep-smearing sheds., September 1964

Track ID : 1545

Story-telling in the sheep-smearing sheds. Men would tell stories as they smeared the sheep: ghost, drover, smuggling and comic stories. The contributor thinks the hero tales stopped being told lo...

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She sat under a willow tree, November 1964

Track ID : 99

A campfire song.

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The contributor talks about the life of her aunt Margaret Ma..., June 1964

Track ID : 81068

The contributor talks about the life of her aunt Margaret MacNaughton from Glenlyon, who was a Gaelic speaker.

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Every smallholding used to grow its own lint and spin its ow..., June 1964

Track ID : 81069

Every smallholding used to grow its own lint and spin its own linen to make sheets and clothes.

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The sound of tearing cloth as an omen of death., September 1964

Track ID : 1533

The sound of tearing cloth as an omen of death. A woman who had a drapery shop always heard the sound of tearing cloth before a death. Whenever she heard it, someone came in soon after to buy clot...

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A verse about hidden treasure at Craigard. Gold is supposed..., September 1964

Track ID : 1536

A verse about hidden treasure at Craigard. Gold is supposed to be buried on an island in Glenlyon.

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The place name 'Sloc an Eich Dhuibh'., September 1964

Track ID : 1537

The place name 'Sloc an Eich Dhuibh'. The contributor does not know the story attached to the place name 'Sloc an Eich Dhuibh', but thinks it is connected with a water-horse.

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A feud between MacDougall of Lorne and Chisholm of Strathgla..., September 1964

Track ID : 1540

A feud between MacDougall of Lorne and Chisholm of Strathglass. There was a feud between MacDougall of Lorne (Iain Dubh) and Chisholm of Strathglass. The Chisholms raided, but MacDougall had a fin...

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