Show Me the Way to Go Home, Babe

DESCRIPTION: A lament on the effects of drinking and or rambling, perhaps with a request for forgiveness and/or floating blues lyrics. The whole is held together (if it is) by the chorus "Show me way to go home." The singer may have been drunk for many months
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1913 (Brown)
KEYWORDS: drink home floatingverses
FOUND IN: US(SE)
REFERENCES (2 citations):
BrownIII 37, "Show Me the Way to Go Home, Babe" (7 short texts plus a single line fragment)
BrownSchinhanV 37, "Show Me the Way to Go Home, Babe" (2 tunes plus text excerpts)

Roud #7859
RECORDINGS:
Gid Tanner & his Skillet Lickers, "Show Me the Way to Go Home" (Columbia 15404-D, 1929)
Henry Whitter & Fiddler Joe [Samuels], "Show Me the Way to Go Home" (OKeh 45061, 1926)

File: Br3037

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