Clara Nolan's Ball
DESCRIPTION: "(You/We) are all invited and the band is engaged, We are going to have some fun, For Clara (Nolan) gives a ball The day she's twenty-one, With borrowed knives and tablecloths... Be sure and bring your chair along"
EARLIEST DATE: 1936 (Stout-FolkloreFromIowa)
KEYWORDS: nonballad dancing
FOUND IN: US(MW)
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Stout-FolkloreFromIowa 111, p. 140, "Clara Noland's Ball" (1 text)
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