Gospel Train Am Leaving (I)
DESCRIPTION: "De gospel train am leaving For my father's mansions, De gospel train am leaving, And we all be left behind." "Oh, run, Mary, run, De gospel train am leaving, Oh, run, Mary, run, I want to get to heaben today."
EARLIEST DATE: 1925 (Scarborough)
KEYWORDS: religious train nonballad
FOUND IN: US
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Scarborough-OnTheTrailOfNegroFolkSongs, p. 255, (no title) (1 short text)
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