“Pickin' Out Cotton”


"Hello, my little girl, which away, which away... Mammy sent me pickin' out cotton." The girl and the singer converse about the state of the cotton and where she is going; the girl (?) concludes by asking for a chew of tobacco


  1. BrownIII 212, "Pickin' Out Cotton" (1 text plus an excerpt)
  2. BI, Br3212


Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1922 (Brown)
Keywords: work drugs farming
Found in: US(SE)