ring play; spoken; interview; children's song; game song;
After prompting from Alan Lomax, Vera Hall remembers a song about going to college. She sings the song and gives an explanation of how the children move as they sing the song. Followed by an interview about accompanying buzzard-related hand...
Songs--United States--19th Century; Popular Music--United States
Cover: drawing of an African American woman shaking her fist and a rolling pin at an African American male outside her window; ""composed expressly for the New York Sunday World"" -- ""Supplement to the New York World, Sunday, Sept. 17th, 1899""
Songs--United States--20th Century; Popular Music--United States
Cover: photos of African American performers Williams & Walker staring at a drawing of a strange creature with large eyes; ""music supplement of the New York Journal and Advertiser, Sunday, May 12, 1901""