“Jungle Mammy Song”

Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1927 (Sandburg)
Keywords: nonsense nonballad lullaby
Found in: US(SE)

Description

"Ah yah, tair um bam, boo wah, Kee lay zee day, Nic o lay, mah lun dee. Nic o lay ah poot a way, Nic o lay ah wah mee-- Ah yah, tair um bam, boo wah, Kee lay zee day, Nic o lay, mah lun dee."

References

  1. Sandburg, p. 455, "Jungle Mammy Song" (1 short text, 1 tune)
  2. BI, San455