All Are Talking of Utah
DESCRIPTION: "Who'd ever think that Utah would stir the world so much? Who'd ever think the Mormons were widely known as such?" The singer is happy that "the Mormons have a name." "We bees are nearly filling the hive of Deseret... For all are talking of Utah."
EARLIEST DATE: 1868 (The Bee-Hive Songster, according to Cohen)
KEYWORDS: home nonballad
FOUND IN: US(Ro)
REFERENCES (2 citations):
Hubbard, #243, "All Are Talking of Utah" (1 text plus an excerpt, tune referenced)
Cohen-AFS2, p. 601, "All Are Talking of Utah" (1 text)
cf. "Marching Through Georgia" (tune, according to Hubbard)
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 2017 by Robert B. Waltz and David G. Engle.