Indian Song: Ah, Pore Sinner
DESCRIPTION: "Ah, pore sinner, under the rock, Till the moon goes down in blood, You can hide yo'self on the mountain top, To hide your face from God. Um, ah, ta-alk about Jesus! Halle, halle, lu, there's glory in my soul."
EARLIEST DATE: 1952 (Brown)
FOUND IN: US(SE,So)
REFERENCES (3 citations):
BrownIII 593, "Indian Song: Ah, Pore Sinner" (1 fragment)
BrownSchinhanV 593, "Indian Song: Ah, Pore Sinner" (1 tune plus a text excerpt)
Arnold, p. 29, "Indian Song" (1 fragment, 1 tune)
Roud #11907 and 16312
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