“I Tickled Nancy”

Author: unknown (but probably patched up by Uncle Dave Macon)
Earliest date: 1935 (recorded by Uncle Dave Macon")
Keywords: courting
Found in: US


"I'm living in the city, but I like the country life." The singer recalls his happy past: "I'd tickle Nancy, and Nancy'd tickle me, Before we get married, some pleasure we'd see."


This is similar enough to "She Tickled me" that I considered lumping them. But the divergences are also large, and I can't find a connecting link. - RBW

Cross references



  1. Roud #18323
  2. BI, RcITckNa