“Driving Logs on the Cass”

Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1941 (Beck)
Keywords: logger cook river lumbering
Found in: US(MW)


A crew of loggers led by Miller have hard times, caused especially by the incompetent cook, "Old Black Joe." Despite logjams, the drive is successful until the river's water falls too low. The loggers head home gratefully


  1. Laws C22, "Driving Logs on the Cass"
  2. Beck 28, "Driving Logs on the Cass" (1 text)
  3. DT 839, LOGCASS
  4. Roud #1928
  5. BI, LC22