Hardcover. 1st edition. 1945.
Texas Folklore Society, No. 20. By Mody C. Boatright. Illustrated by Betty Boatright. Published by SMU Press. This volume includes stories about the life of a West Texas oil driller named Gib Morgan and other folk stories about the oil industry.
The first publication resulting from a study of the impact of the oil industry upon the folklore and the folkways of the American people. It includes collections of stories about the life Gib Morgan lived and the tales he told.