||Kugee: Your father found a cave out
Grandma: Uh huh! Lost Creek.
Kugee: Lost Creek?
Grandma: Uh huh. And uh, dog, uh, smell around in there
Ö. he, he thought maybe coon in there, he looked in
there, and uh, oh, he find something else, you know, so
he look and, and he took something, make light and he
light something and look around, see something else over
there, see something else over there. Oh, after, later
on, and I donít know how he did find out, take somebody
with him. They find out there lot of dishes in there.
Theyíre storage, kind a shelf like, two shelf, lot of
storage and jug and dishes, pan, all kind, big cave,
kind of machine like, you know, make, making goods like
this, you know, machine. That kind of storage, I guess
they know they going to have war, civil war, you know.
They storage everything in there, must be store,
something. They didnít know. They find everything in
there, oh, but they didnít look for anymore. And, my
father went up there to, they went down there, brought
lot of dishes with him, put in wagon and brought home.
We used to have it, all kind dishes, blue, dark blue
flower in it. Big platter, that big, just lot of dishes
they brought, we had but all broke up now, we didnít, I
ainít got no more of them.
Kugee: Whereís that at, Lost Creek?
Grandma: Lost Creek, back that way, they call Lost
Kugee: Over by Turkey Creek?
Grandma: Yeah, Martin, back that way, cross Quapaw, back
Kugee: Up there by Battle Creek, that far, they say?
Grandma: Uh huh. My father went back down there last
time, went back in there, and he find big cave there,
you know, big rock fall in there, fill that hole.
Kugee: It did?
Grandma: But, white people didnít know it, they could
blast it out, they could get out whatever they want, lot
of things in there.
Kugee: Still there?
Grandma: Uh huh! Just covered up in that hole, gate
covered up. Thatís all.
Kugee: Hmm, Lost Creek though, I canít think where that
is. Do you know where Battle Creek is?
Grandma: Uh huh!
Kugee: Is it up there?
Grandma: Uh huh, that go that way.
Kugee: By that big bluff?
Grandma: Uh huh, yeah, big bluff, I guess, big bluff go
around there. Crack there, I guess. Now a big rock in
there, cover it up. Didnít tell nobody, can look right
there, might find it, blast it out. Lot of things in
there, dishes werenít rotten, so I guess, a lot of
things in there.
Grandma: He always tell your Grandpa (Bill Supernaw,
Sr.). Uh, he always tell him, but he didnít know what,
what he means, says he just point at, like that, you
know. He didnít know what he mean, he said, after he
died, talking about it.
Kugee: Oh, he couldnít understand him?
Grandma: Uh huh, yeah!
Kugee: That was your father?
Grandma: Uh huh! He didnít know that, your grandpa, uh,
your, your daddyís daddy (John W. Supernaw). He told him
where it was, but he didnít know. Lost Creek thatís all,