DESCRIPTION: Shanty. Characteristic line: "Hello, somebody, hello!" "There's somebody knocking at the garden gate...." "Somebody wants to know my name...."
EARLIEST DATE: 1933
FOUND IN: US(MA)
REFERENCES (2 citations):
Doerflinger, p. 46, "Hello, Somebody" (1 text, 1 tune)
Hugill, pp. 256-257, "Hello, Somebody!" (1 text, 1 tune) [AbEd, pp. 186-187]
ST Doe046 (Partial)
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