She Was Poor But She Was Honest (II)
DESCRIPTION: An adaptation of the English original, this is a lampoon of a former governor of Alabama, "Kissing Jim" Folsom, who sired a child out of wedlock.
EARLIEST DATE: 1955
KEYWORDS: bawdy humorous political seduction
FOUND IN: US(SW,So,Ap,SE)
REFERENCES (3 citations):
Cray, pp. 132-133, "She Was Poor But She Was Honest II" (1 text, 1 tune)
Randolph-Legman I, pp. 286-288, "She Was Poor But She Was Honest" (1 text, 1 tune)
DT, SYMEOVER* SYMEOVR4
Anonymous singer, "Big Jim Folsom" (on Unexp1)
cf. "She Was Poor But She Was Honest (I)" (tune & meter)
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