“The Yaller Gal”

Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1919 (Brown)
Keywords: seduction clergy nonballad
Found in: US(SE)

Description

In praise of the power of the yaller gal: "It takes a long, tall yaller gal To make a preacher lay his Bible down. It takes a long, tall yaller gal To make a bulldog break his chain." "I got a long, tall yaller gal On do road somewhere."

Cross references

References

  1. BrownIII 450, "The Yaller Gal" (2 fragments plus a brief World War I (?) parody about making Germans surrender)
  2. Roud #11784
  3. BI, Br3450