“In Bohunkus, Tennessee”


The singer's father was responsible for cleaning up horse refuse in the streets of (Bohunkus). In the process, he once found "diamond(s) in the dung," which allowed the singer to pledge to the Beta (Theta Pi) fraternity


  1. Cray, pp. 354-356, "In Bohunkus, Tennessee" (4 texts, 1 tune; the "D" text is not obviously related to the other three)
  2. BI, EM354


Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1955
Keywords: scatological
Found in: US