“Chase the Squirrel”

Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1911 (JAFL 24)
Keywords: playparty animal
Found in: US(MW,So)


"Ev'rybody teeter up and down, Grab 'em by the waist an' a whirl them around, An' around an' around an' around." "Chase the squirrel, chase the squirrel, Chase the purty girl round the world...." "First to the center, then to the wall...."


  1. Randolph 537, "Chase the Squirrel" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. Roud #7645
  3. BI, R537