Looked Down the Railroad Far As I Could See
DESCRIPTION: "Well, ah looked down de railroad fuh as I could see, Looked down dat railroad fuh as I could see, Saw mah gal a-wavin' back at me (x2)."
EARLIEST DATE: 1925 (Scarborough)
KEYWORDS: railroading separation
FOUND IN: US(So)
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Scarborough-NegroFS, pp. 241, (no title) (1 short text)
NOTES: This feels like a blues, but note that the one verse quoted by Scarborough has four lines, not three. - RBW
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