“The Connecticut Peddler”

Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1934
Keywords: commerce money travel nonballad


"I'm a peddler, I'm a peddler, I'm a peddler from Connecticut... And don't you want to buy?" He offers "many goods you never saw before," such as pins, "tracts upon popular sins," and many sorts of seeds.


  1. Lomax-ABFS, pp. 317-320, "The Connecticut Peddler" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. Roud #15533
  3. BI, LxA317