“Crows in the Garden”

Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1934
Keywords: gardening bird work lawyer money gold
Found in: US(So)

Description

"Crown in the garden, pulling up corn (x2), Catch 'em, catch 'em, string 'em up and stretch 'em." The marauding crows are condemned; the gardeners who cannot stop them insulted. The world is said to be full of crows -- some of whom seek money, not corn

References

  1. Hudson 137, pp. 283-284, "Crows in the Garden" (1 text)
  2. Lomax-ABFS, pp. 314-316, "Crows in the Garden" (1 text, 1 tune)
  3. DT, CRWGARDN*
  4. Roud #4505
  5. BI, LxA314