In Some Lonesome Graveyard

DESCRIPTION: Chorus: "I hear a mighty moaning (x3), In some lonesome graveyard." Verses: "Mother (father, preacher) don't let your daughter (son, member) condemn you (x3), In some lonesome graveyard"
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1942 (Parrish)
KEYWORDS: burial death nonballad religious
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Parrish 46, pp. 193-195, "In Some Lonesome Graveyard" (1 text, 1 tune)
NOTES: The current description is based on the Parrish text. - BS
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File: Parr046

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