Old Eph Grizzard
DESCRIPTION: Song with sound effects: "Old Efp Grizzard (Fft!), Dead and gone (Fft!), Gone to the evil, Just as sho' as you' born! (Fft!) Eph! (Fft!) (x2), Gimme piece of beef! (Fft!), GImme piece of liver! (Fft!). Hung old Eph on the Cumberland River...."
EARLIEST DATE: 1950 (collected from C. C. Walton by Boswell)
KEYWORDS: nonballad food execution river
FOUND IN: US(Ap)
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Boswell/Wolfe 62, pp. 102-103, "Old Eph Grizzard" (1 text, 1 tune)
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