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Riddle 15

I’m sharing another riddle from “Way Down Yonder on Troublesome Creek Appalachian Riddles & Rusties” by James Still. “Awful clever, Feeds any and everybody, Quiet when there’s not enough, Groans when there’s too much, And never eats a bite.” —- The last riddle I shared was from Blind Pig Reader Kenneth Roper. More than a few of you figured out the answer to it-which was “a cow.” “What has 2 hookers 2 lookers, four stiff-standers, and a switch-about?” Tipper Subscribe…

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Appalachia Riddles

Riddle 14

I’m sharing a riddle from Blind Pig Reader Kenneth Roper. “What has 2 hookers 2 lookers, four stiff-standers, and a…

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Riddle 13

I’m sharing a riddle from Blind Pig Reader Ann Applegarth. Railroad crossing! Look out for the cars! Now can you…

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Riddles 12

I’m sharing another riddle from “Way Down Yonder on Troublesome Creek Appalachian Riddles & Rusties” by James Still. “Listen, Big…

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Riddles 11

I’m sharing another riddle from “Way Down Yonder on Troublesome Creek Appalachian Riddles & Rusties” by James Still. “My pappy…

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Appalachia Riddles

Riddles 10

I’m sharing another riddle from “Way Down Yonder on Troublesome Creek Appalachian Riddles & Rusties” by James Still. “Use three…

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Appalachia Riddles

Riddles 9

I’m sharing another riddle from “Way Down Yonder on Troublesome Creek Appalachian Riddles & Rusties” by James Still. “Old John…

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Appalachia Riddles

Riddles 8

After reading my riddle posts from Sidney Saylor Farr’s book My “Appalachia – A Memoir” The Deer Hunter gifted me…

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Appalachia Riddles

Riddles 7

I’m sharing another riddle by way of Sidney Saylor Farr’s book My “Appalachia – A Memoir” with you today. “Belly to…

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Appalachia Riddles

Riddles 6

I’m sharing another riddle by way of Sidney Saylor Farr’s book My “Appalachia – A Memoir” with you today. “Round as…