DESCRIPTION: "What's any better than a picnic? The victuals all on the ground, Flies in the buttermilk, bugs in the butter, And the skeeters humming around. Goin' down, children, Goin' down, I say, Goin' down, children, to have a holiday."
EARLIEST DATE: 1923 (Brown)
KEYWORDS: food nonballad
FOUND IN: US(SE)
REFERENCES (1 citation):
BrownIII 191, "A Picnic" (1 text)
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