Rally, Boys, Rally (I)
DESCRIPTION: "Lead your partner up and down, I thought I heard them say, Lead your partner... I thought I heard...." "Rally, boys, rally, I thought I heard them say...."
EARLIEST DATE: 1936 (Hudson)
KEYWORDS: dancetune nonballad
FOUND IN: US(So)
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Hudson 150, p. 295, "Rally, Boys, Rally" (1 short text)
NOTES: There are two traditional songs entitled "Rally, Boys, Rally" -- one from Mississippi, printed in Hudson; one from Tennessee, printed by Wolfe from Boswell's Tennessee collection. Both are very short, so it is possible that they are one song -- but the only words they have in common are the line "Rally, Boys, Rally." - RBW
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