Dabney, Joseph Earl

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DABNEY, Joseph Earl

DABNEY, Joseph Earl. American, b. 1929. Genres: Food and Wine, History, Mythology/Folklore. Career: Newspaperman in Georgia and South Carolina, 1949-65; Lockheed Aeronautical Systems Co., Marietta, Georgia, public relations officer, 1965-90. Publications: Mountain Spirits: A Chronicle of Corn Whiskey from King James' Ulster Plantation to America's Appalachians, 1974, vol. 2, Mountain Spirits II, 1980, reissued as More Mountain Spirits, 1986; HERK, Hero of the Skies, 1979, 3rd ed., 2003; Smokehouse Ham, Spoon Bread & Scuppernong Wine: The Folklore and Art of Southern Appalachian Cooking, 1998. Address: 3966 St Clair Ct NE, Atlanta, GA 30319-1846, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]