Tony Went Walking
DESCRIPTION: Tony goes walking on a summer day and finds an apple tree. He climbs, to pick some apples, but the branch breaks and "down came Tony, apples and all"
EARLIEST DATE: 1961 (recording, Stanley G. Triggs)
KEYWORDS: food injury
FOUND IN: Can(West)
Stanley G. Triggs, "Tony Went Walking" (on Triggs1)
cf. "Rock-A-Bye Baby" (lyrics)
NOTES [8 words]: Talk about a minimal plot. But a plot it is. - PJS
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