She Came Rollin' Down the Mountain

DESCRIPTION: A young woman takes a succession of men up the hills of West Virginny to engage in an act of prostitution, after which she comes rollin' down the mountain.
AUTHOR: Buddy DeSylva, Brown and Henderson
KEYWORDS: sex whore bawdy
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Randolph-Legman II, p. 604, "She Came Rollin' Down the Mountain" (1 partial text)
Blue Ridge Mountain Girls, "She Came Rollin' Down the Mountain" ((Champion 16743, 1934; Champion 45094/Melotone [Canada] 45094, 1935; Montgomery Ward M-4934, 1936; rec. 1933)
NOTES [53 words]: There is an allusion to the onset of the Depression, dating the song to approximately 1930. This formerly popular song is of questionable oral currency. - EC
There's a commercial version, presumably cleaned-up (or the original from which the bawdy version is derived). See the Blue Ridge Mountain Girls' recording. - PJS
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File: RL604

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