“Hangtown Gals”

Author: unknown
Keywords: courting nonballad
Found in: US


"Hangtown girls are plump and rosy, Hair in ringlets, mighty cozy... Touch them and they'll sting like hornets. "Hangtown girls are lovely creatures, Think they'll marry Mormon preachers." They are often seen grinning and exposing their linens

Cross references


  1. Arnett, p. 97, "Hangtown Gals" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. Silber-FSWB, p. 192, "Hangtown Girls" (1 text)
  3. BI, Arn097