Foxfire - This phenomenon is the glow that results from a mushroom that grows on rotting timber.
Crazy Quilt - This is a friendship quilt that has been personalized in some way.
Catawbas - This is the Indian tribe to which Nola Campbell is related.
Lye Gum - This object is a hollow log set upon on boards into which ashes are poured. In spring, water is poured into the log, flowing through the ashes.
Madstone - This object is taken from the stomach of a deer. It is said to be able to draw poison from a snake or animal bite, especially one with rabies.
General Store - This is a place where individuals can buy many of the basic necessities for living in the harsh conditions of the mountains.
Herb remedy - This term refers to home cures that are made from plants and minerals...
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