Big Jim is taking a break

2013-12-27T00:00:00Z 2013-12-27T09:13:32Z Big Jim is taking a breakArizona Daily Star Arizona Daily Star
December 27, 2013 12:00 am  • 

Big Jim is on vacation until Jan. 6. No need to wait until then for your history and traditions fix. We'll be posting one holiday story daily from the Star and Citizen archives through Jan. 4 at

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Jim Griffith is the former director of the Southwest Folklore Center at the University of Arizona, and co-founder of Tucson Meet Yourself. He’s also the author of seven books on the folklore and folklife of our region, most recently “A Border Runs Through It.” His books can be purchased at

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