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INDEX OF SONG
AND FIRST LINES
A burly coon you know, 275.
A LITTLE BOY THREW HIS
BALL 53 AFRICAN COUNTING SONG, 19. Ah got de blues, Ah got de blues, 274. Ain't gwine to work no more, 234. AIN'T IT HARD TO BE A NIG­GER?, 227. AIN'T NO USE O' MY WORKIN'
SO HARD, 235. Alabama boun\ 213, 239. All along, all along, all along, 19. AH around the May pole, 142. All day I works in de cotton an' de
corn, 229. Aransom Shansom through yander,
131. As I come 'long the new-cut road, 98. As I walked down the new-cut road,
162. As I was going up a new-cut road, 106. As I was walking 'long the new-cut
road, 164. As 1 went out by the light of the moon,
177. AURORE PRADERE, 121.
BAA-BAA, BLACK SHEEP, 148. BABES IN THE WOODS, 57. Baby, I can't sleep, and neither can I
eat 274 BAD'MAN SONG, 243. BARBARA ALLEN, 59. Better git yo' ticket, 239. BILE DEM CABBAGE DOWN, 124. BLUE-TAIL FLY, DE, 202. BOIL DEM CABBAGE DOWN, 168. BOLL WEEVIL, THE (last stanza,
'p. 66), 77. Boss am comin', 231. BRA' RABBIT (OYSCHA'), 175. BROTHER EPHRUM GOT DE
COON AND GONE ON, 101. BROWN-SKINNED WOMAN, A,
278. BUFFALO GALS, 113. BULLFROG, 198. Bullfrog jumped in de middle of de
spring, 198.
CASEY JONES, 249. Catfish runnin' down de stream, 199. CHANT, 27.
CHARLESTON GALS, 162. Charley, will you come out tonight?, 286.
CHERRY TREE CAROL, 60. Chickamy, chickamy, crany crow, 138. CITY OF REFUGE, 208. CLOSET KEY, THE, 139. Come Butter, come!, 215, 287. Come down to Tennessee, 183. Come listen, all you gals and boys, 126. COON-CAN GAME, THE, 87. COTTON-EYED JOE, 69, CRADLE SONG, 153. CRAWDAD SONG, 103. CREE-MO-CRI-MO-DORRO-WAH,
156. Creepin' in de henhouse on mah knees,
194.
DAN TUCKER, 188. DANCE SONG, 115. DAR WAS A GAL IN OUR TOWN.
110. DATS ALL RIGHT, 234. De ark kep' arollin' on, 7. DE BLUE-TAIL FLY, 201. DE DUMMY LINE, 245. DE GOSPEL TRAIN AM LEABIN',
254. De jawbone walk, 103. De white man say de times is hahd, 233, Dere's de fox an' de hare, 205. DEY ALL GOT A MATE BUT ME,
205. Dey tell me Joe Turner's come to town,
265. Did you ever hear the story of Long
John Dean, 268. Didn't old Noah build him an ark, 181. Dis is de hamma killed John Henry,
219. DO, DO PITY MY CASE, 140. Dog in the wood, 133, DON' CHER LOOK AT ME, CA'-
LINE!, 273. DON'T LET YOUR WATCH RUN
DOWN, CAP'N, 247. DON'T YOU GRIEVE AFTER ME,
9. Don't you leave me here, 239. Don't you remember, don't you know,
69. Down in de place whar I come from,
284. DUMMY LINE, DE, 245. DUNCAN AND BRADY, 85. DWELEY, 103.
Ef I had 'bout—fo'ty-five dollahs, 219,







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