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Malecite Tales

Frank G. Speck
The Journal of American Folklore
Vol. 30, No. 118 (Oct. - Dec., 1917), pp. 479-485
DOI: 10.2307/534497
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/534497
Page Count: 7
Subjects: Anthropology American Studies Folklore Language & Literature
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Notes and References

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[Footnotes]
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    W. H. Mechling, Malecite Tales
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    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • F. Boas, Development of Folk Tales and Myths (Scientific Monthly, October, 1916)
    • Introduction to the Traditions of the Thompson River Indians (MAFLS 7 [1898]).
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    This reference contains 3 citations:
    • W. H. Mechling, Malecite Tales (Memoir 49, Anthropological Series, No. 4, Geological Survey of Canada, p. I)
    • E. Jack, Maleseet Legends (JAFL 8 : 194)
    • op. cit., pp. 45 and 49
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    This reference contains 5 citations:
    • op. cit., pp. 6-7)
    • op. cit., pp. 46 and 53-54
    • H. Stamp (JAFL 28 : 247) provides another variant, with Aza (John) as the hero
    • S. T. Rand, Legends of the Micmacs (p. 68)
    • C. G. Leland, Algonquin Legends of New England, pp. 114-II9
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    op. cit., p. 61) for a similar idea in a broken version, where Fisher divides a snake's head, and again (p. 77) where Partridge divides a moose-head.
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    G. E. Laidlow, Ojibwa Myths and Tales [Annual Archeological Report of Ontario, 1915, p. 73])
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    Elsie Clews Parsons (MAFLS 13 : 92, note 2)
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    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • C.-M. Barbeau, "Contes pupulaires Canadiens " (JAFL 29 : 101)
    • A. M. Espinosa, "Comparative Notes on New-Mexican and Mexican Spanish Folk-Tales" (JAFL 27 221)