Three Pigs

DESCRIPTION: "There was an old sow, she lived in a sty, And three little piggies had she." The grown pig said "Oink," the little ones "Wee! Wee!" The little pigs resolve to try to say "Oink" like grown-up pigs -- but can't do it, sicken, and die
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1934
KEYWORDS: animal youth humorous death
FOUND IN: US
REFERENCES (2 citations):
Lomax-ABFS, pp. 307-308, "Three Pigs" (1 text, 1 tune)
Grimes, p. 38, "The Old Sow" (1 tune)

Roud #4575
File: LxA307

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