“Jesus, Won't You Come B'm-By?”


"You ride dat horse, You call him Macaroni; Jesus, won't you come b'm-by? You ride him in de mornin' And you ride him in de evenin'; Jesus, won't you come b'm-by? De Lord knows de world's gwine to end up...."


  1. Sandburg, p. 469, "Jesus, Won't You Come B'm-By?" (1 short text, 1 tune)
  2. Scarborough-NegroFS, p. 11, (no title) (1 fragment, a single stanza that might be this)
  3. Roud #12021
  4. BI, San469


Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1927 (Sandburg)
Found in: US