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Ray Hicks of Beech Mountain, North Carolina, Tells Four Authentic "Jack Tales"

Ray Hicks of Beech Mountain, North Carolina, Tells Four Authentic
Ray Hicks of Beech Mountain, North Carolina, Tells Four Authentic "Jack Tales" by Ray Hicks, LP artwork
Ray Hicks of Beech Mountain, North Carolina, Tells Four Authentic
Ray Hicks of Beech Mountain, North Carolina, Tells Four Authentic "Jack Tales" by Ray Hicks, CD artwork

"Jack Tales" are a longstanding genre of English folklore that center on the eponymous "Jack" character, the most famous of which is "Jack and the Beanstalk". On this recording, Ray Hicks, a member of the significant tradition-bearing Hicks Family, tells several of these tales in their Appalachian incarnations.

Track Listing

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Jack and the Three Steers Ray Hicks 10:19
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102
Big Man Jack, Killed Seven at a Whack Ray Hicks 12:05
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103
Jack and Old Fire Dragon Ray Hicks 12:47
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Whickety-Whack, Into My Sack Ray Hicks 10:02
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