“Dirty Mistreatin' Women”

Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1934
Keywords: love courting suicide warning
Found in: US(So)


"A dollar's roun' goes from han' to han', Jes' de way dese women goes from man to man." The singer complains about women's ways, describes how his woman throws him out, contemplates suicide, warns other men that he could pursue their women


  1. Lomax-ABFS, pp. 192-193, "Dirty Mistreatin' Women" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. Roud #15572
  3. BI, LxA192