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FOLKWAYS

The Legend of Tom Dula

  • Aired: 10/21/2001
  • 26:45
  • Rating: NR
A little over 130 years ago in a small rural North Carolina town in Wilkes County, a young girl of meager means left home to meet her fiancé in the woods. She had hidden her special dress under her house clothes and had packed her belongings in a trundle bag, ready for her new life. She sat in the woods and waited for her beloved, and someone met her there and who hated her enough to kill her
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