“Georgia Lullabye”

Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1932 (Henry)
Keywords: lullaby nonballad
Found in: US(SE)

Description

"De little stars am blinkin', Cuase dey wants to go to sleep, Bye, oh mah baby, hush-a-bye." The stars need to watch, but baby can sleep. Mother is the sheep, baby is the lamb, and the mother loves the baby

References

  1. MHenry-Appalachians, pp. 218-219, "Georgia Lullabye" (1 text)
  2. BI, MHAp218