Dance All Night with a Bottle in Your Hand

DESCRIPTION: "Dance all night with a bottle in (your/my) hand, bottle in your hand, bottle in your hand, Dance all night... (Just for a day, give the fiddler a dram/As we go marching on)." "Old Aunt Petty, won't you fill 'em up again?" "We'll hang Jeff Davis...."
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1926 (recording, Gid Tanner)
KEYWORDS: drink dancing nonballad
FOUND IN: US(SE)
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Rosenbaum, p. 20, "Dance All Night with a Bottle in Your Hand" (1 text, 1 tune)
Roud #10496
RECORDINGS:
Gid Tanner & His Skillet Lickers, "Dance All Night with a Bottle in Your Hand" (Columbia 15108, 1926?)
File: Rose020

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