A Rat Tail Spud, My Rarest Artifact

by Jim Maus, Adva nce, North Carolina Originally Published in the Central States Archaeological Journal, Vol.55, No.3, pg.140 During the time that we call the South­eastern Ceremonial Complex or Mississippi­an […]

Long-Stemmed Spuds

Toney Aid, West Plains, Missouri Take an ungrooved celt, polish it, stretch it (up to two feet long), flare the bit slightly and what have you got? A long-stemmed spud! […]