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Thread #4074   Message #46966
Posted By: Pete Peterson
27-Nov-98 - 09:30 AM
Thread Name: Origins: Wildwood Flower / I'll Twine 'Mid the ...
Subject: wildwood flower
I can still remember hippie friends in the late sixties (appropriately) trying to convince the world that the "pale aminita" is a hallucinogenic mushroom & that the Carter Family was all stoned. . . thinking more deeply, it was at a Holy Modal Rounders concert that Pete Stampfel put forth this theory. I've ALWAYS sung "pale aminita"; childhood habits are the hardest to break Pete