“In a Boxcar Around the World”


"I'm the man that rode the boxcar around the world, boys, it's a pleasure to me." The singer tells of travelling around the world a dozen times by train. He asks, when he dies, to be left aboard the train and allowed to "ride forevermore."


  • Cliff Carlisle, "In a Box Car around the World" (Bluebird B-6438, 1936)


  1. Cohen-LSRail, pp. 397-399, "In a Boxcar Around the World" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. BI, LSRai397


Author: Cliff Carlisle
Earliest date: 1936 (recording and copyright by Cliff Carlisle)