“Beans, Bacon, and Gravy”

Author: unknown
Keywords: hardtimes food work
Found in: US

Description

The singer, born in 1894, has "seen many a panic," but the worst distress is in (1931). He is on a work crew, being fed a daily ration of "beans, bacon, and gravy," which "almost drive me crazy." He describes the hard times and hopes for better

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References

  1. Arnett, pp. 170-171, "Beans, Bacon, and Gravy" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. Greenway-AFP, pp. 64-65, "Beans, Bacon, and Gravy" (1 text, 1 tune)
  3. Darling-NAS, pp. 380-381, "Beans, Bacon, and Gravy" (1 text)
  4. Silber-FSWB, p. 289, "Beans, Bacon And Gravy" (1 text)
  5. DT, BBGRAVY*
  6. BI, Arn170