“Crabtree Still”

Author: Clabe Kazee?
Earliest date: 1939 (Thomas)
Keywords: drink police judge trial punishment
Found in: US(Ap)

Description

"I went up the hill, I found a still, So gather round, boys, we will all keep mum. It's bad, it's sad, it's a shame." "Ed" is killed in a shootout (?), and those with the moonshine are chased by the sheriff. They end up in court before a dishonest judge

References

  1. Thomas-Makin', pp. 118-120, "Crabtree Still" (1 text)
  2. BI, ThBa118