Had a Fine Sash
DESCRIPTION: ""Had a fine sash, As fine as silk, Any man that walks with me Calls me white as milk." "I had a little dog, His name was Blue, Put him on the track, He fairly flew." "I had a little pig, I fed him on cheese, I fed him so much His tail fell off."
EARLIEST DATE: 1952 (Browne-AlabamaFolkLyric)
KEYWORDS: nonsense humorous animal dog food
FOUND IN: US(So)
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Browne-AlabamaFolkLyric 169, "Had a Fine Sash" (1 text)
NOTES [25 words]: Most of the lyrics here float, but the combination is unique, as is the first verse, so I agree with Roud in filing this as an independent song. - RBW
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