Ten miles northwest of Dogie
Mountain there is a 25 feet thick lava flow (H86-92, Table 3) near the base of the Devil's Graveyard Formation that is dated at 47 my (Henry et al.
I bent over Dogie. So light of sleep and so true of heart.
After Dogie died, I began to wonder about the thought of dogs and the life of the spirit.
I had a dream of Dogie, who returned to me in the night as ancestor spirit, speaking to me in dream, as do the gods in Haiti.
As time passes, my other two dogs, Mehdi, the American Staffordshire Terrier, and Jesse, the Black Labrador, bring Dogie into my presence.
These dogs, often distant from Dogie during his life, become tender and close in his passing.
(1991) (quoting "Whoopee Ti Yi Yo, Git Along, Little Dogies
." in COWBOY SONGS AND OTHER FRONTIER BALLADS (John A.
As it did the Puritans to the American shore in the seventeenth century, a mission has brought these soldiers to this wilderness: "For the idea of ranching, of long horns, chuck wagons, and little dogies
getting along had already occurred to white men as a stern vision.
Most are short on amenities but long on the kind of activities that are the stuff of fantasy: you may get to do things like herd the dogies
, bring in the hay, or ride drag on a multiday cattle drive.
In fact, those "dogies
" in the opening number of The Will Rogers Follies were a steal from Emmamae's spring recital of 1947.
358); and his books that would popularize such songs as "Home on the Range," "Git along, Little Dogies
," and "Whoopee Ti Yi Yo." Lomax's methods for eliciting songs from reticent singers, which are some of the most intriguing sections of the biography, are revealed through accounts given by such figures as Ruby Tartt of Alabama, who helped Lomax locate some of his favorite singers, and Harold Spivacke of the Library of Congress, who called Lomax "a consummate artist" (p.
Get along, little dogies
, to this ACS party, starting at 7 p.m.