Posted by on May 7, 2018

File: 6665B3


Title: To Be Sho' (#1)

Subject: Florida C. Rathers, Mrs. E.M. Davis, and Unidentified woman

Recording Date: 7-30-1942

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Genre: game song and play song

Instrument: clapping and vocal

City: Coahoma

State: Mississippi

Setting: Coahoma County Agricultural High School

Editor Notes:

Preceded by introduction of her learning the song at “the old Negro school” east of Lyons, Miss. Identified on AFS card as “Tip A Gho” [sic].

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