Hallelujah, I'm a Bum (II)
DESCRIPTION: A quatrain ballad, this tells the bawdy adventures of a bum who begs food from housewives.
KEYWORDS: bawdy begging humorous hobo sex
FOUND IN: US(MW,SW)
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Cray, pp. 200-202, "Hallelujah I'm a Bum" (1 text, 1 tune)
cf. "Hallelujah, I'm a Bum (I)"
NOTES: This bawdy subset of McClintock's Wobbly song is sung to the hymn tune "Revive Us Again." - EC
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