Monthly Archives: October 2012

German translation: I will play for gumbo

Where else, but at the German Sausage Festival in Elberta, Alabama, would you see four gals dancing to I Will Play for Gumbo? I would have never thought the Elberta German Sausage Festival would be such a multicultural event! But … Continue reading

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Gopher gumbo

A friend lent me a copy of Panhandle Memories, Adela Rosasco-Soule‚Äôs memoir of growing up in the early 1900s in the wilds of the Florida Panhandle. Inside the book, my friend left her presentation notes to help me with research … Continue reading

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