Poor Little Ewing, A
DESCRIPTION: "I'm only a poor little Ewing." The singer complains about JR and claims the other characters are drunk, punk, "and Bobby lives under the sea"
EARLIEST DATE: 1979 (Opie-Game)
FOUND IN: Britain(Scotland)
REFERENCES (2 citations):
Opie-Game, p. 445, ("I'm only a poor little Ewing") (1 text)
ADDITIONAL: Ewan McVicar, Doh Ray Me, When Ah Wis Wee (Edinburgh, 2007), p. 163, "A Poor Little Ewing"
NOTES: Opie-Game: "In 1979, when a disreputable rhyme about the characters in the television serial Dallas was in circulation, seven-year-olds patted it into domesticity in the playground: [text] But such songs do not satisfy for long...." - BS
Last updated in version 2.6
Go to the Ballad Search form
Go to the Ballad Index Song List
Go to the Ballad Index Instructions
Go to the Ballad Index Bibliography or Discography
The Ballad Index Copyright 2016 by Robert B. Waltz and David G. Engle.