My Mammy Told Me (Don't Marry No Girl You Know)
DESCRIPTION: "My mammy told me long years ago, 'Son, don't you marry no girl you know. Spend all your money, sell all your clothes, Then what'll become of you the Lord only knows."
EARLIEST DATE: 1922 (Brown)
KEYWORDS: marriage warning
FOUND IN: US(SE)
REFERENCES (2 citations):
BrownIII 316, "My Mammy Told Me" (3 short texts)
BrownSchinhanV 316, "My Mammy Told Me" (1 tune plus a text excerpt)
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