Sally Went to Preachin'

DESCRIPTION: 'Sally went to preachin', she shouted and she squalled, She got so full religion she tore her stocking heel." "An a git a long home, nega, nega (x3), I'm bound for Shakletown." "Somebody stole my ol' coon dog...." "I'm gonna get some bricks...."
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1919 (Brown)
KEYWORDS: clothes robbery floatingverses
REFERENCES (2 citations):
BrownIII 458, "Sally Went to Preachin'" (1 text)
BrownSchinhanV 458, "Sally Went to Preachin'" (1 tune plus a text excerpt)

Roud #11796
NOTES [18 words]: This reminds me a lot of "Cindy (I)," but it's hard to tell if they are related based on the Brown text. - RBW
Last updated in version 4.1
File: Br3458

Go to the Ballad Search form
Go to the Ballad Index Song List

Go to the Ballad Index Instructions
Go to the Ballad Index Bibliography or Discography

The Ballad Index Copyright 2018 by Robert B. Waltz and David G. Engle.