Posted by on May 7, 2018

File: 6655A2

Audio:

Title: Hop, Brother Rabbit, In the Pea Vine (#2)

Subject: E.M. Davis and Unidentified girls

Recording Date: 8-10-1942

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Genre: game song and play song

Instrument: mouth-popping and vocal

City: Coahoma

State: Mississippi

Setting: Coahoma County Agricultural High School

Editor Notes:

“Brother” is rendered “brer” on AFS card. Followed by brief discussion of learning and playing the song. Mrs. Davis announces that she’s from Hillhouse, Mississippi. “Brother” is rendered “brer” on AFS card; standard spelling used here as not all the singers of these separate versions pronounce it “brer.”

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