The Folk-Lore Journal/Volume 1

From Wikisource
Jump to navigation Jump to search

THE

FOLK-LORE JOURNAL

VOL. I.

(JANUARY—DECEMBER 1883.)


Publisher's design in Folk-Lore of the Northern Counties.png

Alter et Idem


LONDON:

PUBLISHED FOR THE FOLK-LORE SOCIETY

BY ELLIOT STOCK, 62, PATERNOSTER ROW.


1883.

Officers of the Folk-Lore Society,

1883-1884.


PRESIDENT.

THE RIGHT HON. EARL BEAUCHAMP, F.S.A.

VICE-PRESIDENTS.

A. LANG, M.A.
W. R. S. RALSTON, M.A.
EDWARD B. TYLOR, LL.D., F.R.S.

COUNCIL.

EDWARD BRABROOK, F.S.A.
JAMES BRITTEN, F.L.S.
DR. ROBERT BROWN.
EDWARD CLODD.
SIR W. R. DRAKE, F.S.A.
G. L. GOMME, F.S.A.

ALFRED NUTT.
PROFESSOR A. H. SAYCE, M.A.
EDWARD SOLLY, F.R.S., F.S.A.
WILLIAM J. THOMS, F.S.A.
W. S. W. VAUX, M.A.
HENRY B. WHEATLEY, F.S.A.

DIRECTOR.— WILLIAM J. THOMS, F.S.A

TREASURER.— SIR WILLIAM R. DRAKE, F.S.A.

HONORARY SECRETARIES.

G. L. GOMME, F.S.A., 2, Park Villas, Lonsdale Road, Barnes, S.W.
A. GRANGER HUTT, F.S.A., 8, Oxford Road, Kilburn.

AUDITORS.— John Tolhurst, F.S.A.J. S. Udal.

BANKERS. — Union Bank of London, Charing Cross Branch.

FOLK-TALE COMMITTEE.— Messrs. Apperson, Britten, Blind, Clodd, Hartland, Nutt, Lang, Ralston, Sonneuschein, Wheatley, Solly, Wake, Gomme.

CONTENTS.



PAGE
116
Black (William George) The Hare in Folk-lore
84
187
244
Britten (James) Irish Folk-tales
52, 184, 316, 363
——————— Warwickshire Customs, 1759-60
351
380
23
295
258
41
77, 344, 387
Gregor (Rev. W.) Stories of Fairies from Scotland
25, 55
——————— Some Marriage Customs
119
——————— Kelpie Stories
292
384
354
107
153
221
Notes, Queries, Notices, and News
28, 59, 90, 121, 166, 191, 226, 267, 297, 330, 363, 394
Palmer (Rev. A. Smythe) An Irish Folk-tale
256
PAGE
378
369
211
16
Sibre (Rev. James, Junior) On the Oratory, Songs, Legends, and Folk-tales of the Malagasy
1, 33, 65, 97, 169, 201, 233, 273, 305, 337
129
—————————— Folk-lore from Peshawur
324
175
Wake (C. Staniland) Ananci Stories
280
Walker (Mrs.) Greek Folk-lore
217
164