“Abie's White Mule”

Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1939 (Thomas)
Keywords: drink police rescue
Found in: US(Ap)


About a moonshiner and how he outwits a marshal. After the revenuer finds the still and starts to take it home, but Abe and "Hanner" (Hannah?) rescue it. Chorus: "Corn liquor [or other drink, e.g. peach brandy] can (get/pull/blow) (a man/you) down."

Cross references


  1. Thomas-Makin', pp. 117-118, "Abie's White Mule" (1 text)
  2. BI, thBa117