Friday performances at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage) (Reel 1)

Date: May 25, 1984

Source: S1576 , T84-3

Type: Sound

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  • Opening remarks (Ormond Loomis/Thelma Boltin)
  • Pledge to the Flag (South Hamilton)
  • Hand Clapping Games (Suwannee Elementary)
  • Devils Millhopper story (Thelma Boltin)
  • Storm Along (Deep Water)
  • Bowline Song
  • Weevily Wheat
  • Hungry Child
  • Chariots
  • Back in the Saddle Again (Cowboy Drifters)
  • Skyball Paint
  • Unidetified cowboy song
  • Tumbling Tumbleweeds
  • I Ride an Old Paint

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  • One reel to reel recording. Opening performances, including remarks by folklorist and Folklife Program director Loomis and festival director Boltin; jump rope and handclapping games by students, and sea songs by the Deep Water Family (from Jacksonville: Steve, Mike, and Cindy Nash). The Drifting Cowboys performed cowboy songs, and consisted of Bob & Dottie Tinsley, and Jim Robinson.

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