Ballads & Songs of Southern Michigan-songbook

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D A Frog Went a-Courtin*
Sung in 1931 by Mr. Ben Bower, Beldmg, who learned the song when a chile in Tompkins County, New York. A text of eleven stanzas.
E Master Frog Went a-Courting
Communicated by Mrs. Ned Lambertson, Detroit, who obtained the song Irom her mother, Mrs. William Darling, Blanchard, Michigan. Mrs. Darling learned it from her mother.
A text of eight stanzas.
F A Frog Went a-Courting
Sung in 1934 by Mrs. Jennie Myer, visiting in Belding, from Cleveland, Ohio A text of eight stanzas.
G Frog Went a-Courting
Communicated by Miss Mabel Tuggle, Detroit, who had learned the song from hearing it when she was a child in Concord Depot, Virginia. A text of eleven stanzas.
H A Frog He Would a-Wooing Go
Obtained by Miss Ruth Barnes, Ypsilanti, from the singing of Mrs. Charles Cleary, Ypsilanti. A text of six stanzas,







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