Down on the Ol' Bar-G
DESCRIPTION: "The boss he took a trip to France, Down on the ol' Bar-G, He left his gal to run the ranch, Down on... She wouldn't let us chew nor cuss....." She takes over for the cook. The cowboys quit and go "What apron-strings the couldn't rope us"
AUTHOR: Phil LeNoir (source: Thorp/Logsdon-SongsOfTheCowboys)
EARLIEST DATE: 1921 (Thorp/Logsdon-SongsOfTheCowboys)
KEYWORDS: cowboy humorous boss wife cook
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Thorp/Logsdon-SongsOfTheCowboys, pp. 60-61, "Down on the Ol' Bar-G" (1 text)
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