Tell Your Horse's Age
DESCRIPTION: Detailed instructions for determining a horse's age from its teeth, beginning "To tell the age of any horse, Inspect the lower jaw, of course," and ending "They longer get, project before, Till twenty, when we know no more."
EARLIEST DATE: 1948 ("Bit and Spur")
KEYWORDS: horse age nonballad recitation
FOUND IN: US
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Ohrlin-HBT 74, "Tell Your Horse's Age" (1 text)
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