Folk songs & singing games of the Illinois Ozarks / [by] David S. McIntosh. Edited by Dale Whiteside. Illustrations by Greg Trafidlo

Author(s): McIntosh, David Seneff, 1897-
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Subjects: Folk songs, English--Illinois
Singing games--United States
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Carbondale, Southern Illinois University Press [1974]
LC Classification: M
Physical Description: ix, 119 p. illus. 26 cm
Additional Authors: Whiteside, Dale R
Notes: LCCN: 72075329 /MN
ISBN: 0809305852
Bibliography: p. [113]-114
Contents: Across the plains of Illinois -- Boston girls -- Broken hearts and homes -- Buffalo gals -- Build a brick house -- Bye, old Grover -- Chase the squirrel -- Club fist -- Columbia, the gem of the ocean -- Come all Texas rangers -- County of Saline -- Cuckoo waltz -- The death of Charlie Birger -- Down in old Franklin county -- Down in southern Illinois -- Down to New Orleans -- Drop the handkerchief -- Durie down -- Father Grumble -- First old gent -- flood of Shawneetown -- Froggie's in the meadow -- The frog went a-courting -- The girl I left behind me -- Goin' down to Cairo -- Going to the party -- Goin' upon the mountain -- The golden ball -- The hangman's rope -- The hangman's tree -- Hey little girl -- Hog and hominy -- Hold your hands, old man -- How many miles to Bethlehem? -- If you want to go a-courtin' -- Illinois gals -- Jackson county jail -- John I'll tell your daddy -- Johnny Sands -- Kind old husband -- The king's land -- Lady round the lady -- La Gaieannee -- Little Dutchman -- Little Mohee -- Little Sally Walker -- The maiden in the garden -- The maid freed from the gallows -- Maud wreck -- Mawee -- Michigan girls -- The miller's daughter -- The Missouri play-party -- Molly Brooks -- The needle's eye -- No, John, no! -- Oats, peas, beans, and barley grow -- Oh sister Phoebe -- Old brass wagon -- Old Grandly -- Old Granny Wiggins is dead -- Old pike -- The old woman in Ireland -- Old woman in Slab City -- Paper of pins -- Paw-paw patch -- Peep squirrel -- Pike clan -- A pretty fair maid -- The pretty Mohea -- Queen Elizabeth -- Rosabeckaliner -- Said the blackbird -- The sailor and the maid -- Sailor's return -- Shew rabbi -- Shoot the buffalo -- So early in the morn -- Square dance -- A sweetheart in the army -- There'll be a hot time in the old town tonight -- Ti-De-O -- Turnip greens -- Uncle Johnny sick in bed -- Virginia reel -- Wait for the wagon -- Way over in Williamson -- Weevily wheat -- The wreck at Maud -- Yankee doodle -- Youngblood
OCLC Number: 858101
ISBN/ISSN: 0809305852