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Claudia Howe, "Whimmydiddle, Other Folk Toys Bring Income To Avery Families,"Charlotte Observer, February 24, 1971.

J. A. C. Dunn, "Jack Guy: Mountain Santa Claus,"Winston-Salem Journal, June 16, 1974.

Don Causey, "Toying Around In the Mountains" and "A 'Gee-Haw' What?--A Folk Toy Glossary,"Raleigh News and Observer, October 22, 1972.

Paul Phillips, "Folk Toys Continue To Intrigue Young, Old Alike In Mountains,"Durham Sun, June 2, 1970.Paul Phillips, "Gee Haw Whimmy Diddle,"Durham Morning Herald Sun, July 19, 1970.

Lee Elliott, "This Guy Is King of Folk Toys," Winston-Salem Journal, May 2, 1969.

John Parris, "Jack Guy: King Of The Folk Toy Makers,"Asheville Citizen-Times, June 23, 1967.

Photo and caption: "Mountain Entertainers,"Greensboro Daily News, July 18, 1965.

Ruby K. Marsh, "Yesteryear Village Demonstrates Handicrafts,"Greensboro Record, October 25, 1961.

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Joann Coker, "Folk-Singing In Boone: Mountains Echo To Twanging Guitars," Charlotte Observer, August 21, 1965.

Beverly Wolter, "Toys Made at Home Giving Boost To Incomes of Mountain People," Winston-Salem Journal, October 14, 1962.

"Monday Nights at Boone Feature Mountain Music," Winston-Salem Journal, August 8, 1965.

"Highland Heritage To Be Preserved," Daily Independent, August 1, 1965.

"Beech Creek Whimmydiddles," High Point Enterprise, December 23, 1962.

Alfred McCormack Jr., "One-Time Cabin Art Has Turned Into a Profitable Trade," Raleigh News and Observer, December 10, 1962.

Two side-by-side items from the Greensboro Daily News, December 30, 1962.

"'Folk Toys' Production Is Fascinating Art," Statesville [NC] Record and Landmark, January 21, 1961."Beech Creek Folk Carving Themselves Into Business," AshvilleCitizen Times, Feburary 5, 1961.

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"Appalachian People Topic of Meeting," Winston-Salem Journal, November 15, 1959.

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"Folk Toys Popular Around the Country," Raleigh News and Observer, October 18, 1959.

Jack Guy and Tab Ward perform "Tom Dula" / "Tom Dooley" at the Appalachian Folk Festival, Greensboro, North Carolina, circa 1960s. Introduction by "Daniel Boone" of Boone, North Carolina's outdoor drama,Horn of the West.

Jack Guy demonstrates the limberjack toy while Tab Ward plays "Cripple Creek" on the banjo at the Appalachian Folk Festival, Greensboro, North Carolina, circa 1960s.
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