Mr. Pierce's Experience

DESCRIPTION: "On the twenty-fifth of September, I always it shall remember." Mr. Pierce, of Cambridge, is driving cars when his horse goes wild. The cars crush his legs, which have to be amputated. He warns of and moralizes about his fate
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1939 (New Green Mountain Songster)
KEYWORDS: horse technology wreck injury disability
REFERENCES (2 citations):
Flanders-NewGreen, pp. 161-164, "Mr. Pierce's Experience" (1 text)
Cohen-AFS1, pp. 54-56, "Mr. Pierce's Experience" (1 text)

File: CAFS1054

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.