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|I'll Be Glad When You're Dead, You Rascal You||6109A3||Frank Dalton, James Kelly, Nashville Washboard Band, Theophilus Stokes, Thomas James Carroll, Unidentified man||7-14-1942||lyric song, popular song, skiffle||guitar, mandolin, vocal, washboard, washtub bass||Nashville||Tennessee||at the home of John W. Work III|
Lomax identified Carroll’s bass as a “tin-can bull-fiddle.” Followed by discussion of song by Stokes and Dalton, who say they’ve been playing together for 8-10 years.
|dalton kelly washboard stokes carroll uman||guitar mandolin vocal washboard washtub-bass||nashville||tennessee||work|
|Sitting On Top of the World||6609B3||Turner S. Johnson Jr. (Turner Junior Johnson)||7-19-1942||blues, popular song||harmonica, vocal||Clarksdale||Mississippi|
Preceded with questions from Lewis Jones about the secular songs in his repertoire (those he performs while busking), and followed by commentary on Blind Sid Hemphill, from whom he learned the song, and how to find him. Lomax and Jones would visit him several days later.
|Minglewood Blues||6609B4||Turner S. Johnson Jr. (Turner Junior Johnson)||7-19-1942||blues, popular song||harmonica, percussion, vocal||Clarksdale||Mississippi|
Erroneously identified on AFS card as “Manuwat Blues.”
|turnerjunior||harmonica percussion vocal||clarksdale||mississippi|
|Break the News to Mother (fragment)||6650B1||Will Starks||8-9-1942||lyric song, popular song, sentimental song||guitar, vocal||Clarksdale||Mississippi||Presumably Starks' home on Barksdale Rd.||willstarks||guitar vocal||clarksdale||mississippi||starks|
|Break the News to Mother||6650B4||Will Starks||8-9-1942||lyric song, popular song, sentimental song||guitar, vocal||Clarksdale||Mississippi|
Followed by discussion about the song, which he learned from a songbook c. 1914. Places it, correctly, in the Spanish-American War.
|Love Me||6663B2||Unidentified woman||7-30-1942||lyric song, popular song||vocal||Clarksdale||Mississippi||uwoman||vocal||clarksdale||mississippi|
|After the Ball Is Over||6673A2||Alec (Turpentine) Askew, Lucius Smith, Sid Hemphill, Will Head||8-15-1942||dance tune, popular song||bass, drum, fife, snare drum||Sledge||Mississippi||The Fives||askew lucius hemphill willhead||bass drum fife snare-drum||sledge||mississippi||fives|
|The Sidewalks of New York||6673A3||Alec (Turpentine) Askew, Lucius Smith, Sid Hemphill, Will Head||8-15-1942||dance tune, popular song||bass, drum, fife, snare drum||Sledge||Mississippi||The Fives||askew lucius hemphill willhead||bass drum fife snare-drum||sledge||mississippi||fives|