“Churn, Churn, Make Some Butter”

Author: unknown (Ritchie family)
Earliest date: 1955 (Ritchie)
Keywords: food work children animal nonballad nonsense
Found in: US(Ap)

Description

"Churn, churn, make some butter For my little girlie's supper." Lyrics, some borrowed, about making butter, cleaning house, courting, a lizard stealing a snake's hoecake....

References

  1. Ritchie-SingFam, pp. 23-24, "Churn, Churn, Make Some Butter" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. BI, JRSF023