explain how you would go about finding and verifying the origins of one of the African folk tales you chose using the readings from Elphinstone

1. In a two page paper, explain how you would go about finding and verifying the origins of one of the African folk tales you chose using the readings from Elphinstone, D.Ed.(1910).  Folk stories from southern nigeria, west Africa. New York, NY;Longman Green and co and Julie Carthy Folklore in Oral tradition, fairytales, fables, and folk-legends