All Night Long, Mary

DESCRIPTION: "All night long, Mary, (x3), Poor Mary's gone away. Redbird motion, Shoodala, Or bluebird march, Shoodala, Swing your sweetheart, Shoodala, Shoodala today." "In the middle of the ring... help me swing... Around and around."
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1936 (Owens, Swing and Turn)
KEYWORDS: playparty nonballad bird
FOUND IN: US(So)
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Spurgeon-WaltzTheHall-AmericanPlayParty, pp. 67, "All Night Long, Mary" (1 short text, 1 tune)
Roud #7908
File: Spurg067

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