Lumberman's Song

DESCRIPTION: "Winter it has come again, And to the woods we go." "It is work and work, from three till none." The singer lists some of the men in the camp: The tricky teamster Huey Mallinix, the McFarley Boys, the cook, the boss who carries the fire-poker
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1939 (Thompson)
KEYWORDS: logger work lumbering moniker
FOUND IN: US(MA)
REFERENCES (1 citation):
ThompsonNewYork, pp. 265-266, "Lumberman's Song" (1 text)
CROSS-REFERENCES:
cf. "The Lumber Camp Song" (theme)
File: TNY265

Go to the Ballad Search form
Go to the Ballad Index Song List

Go to the Ballad Index Instructions
Go to the Ballad Index Bibliography or Discography

The Ballad Index Copyright 2016 by Robert B. Waltz and David G. Engle.