“The Lint Pullin'”


The singer recalls his early days as a lint puller. He is kind to the girls he works with, and makes sure they do well. One day, Mary Jane chooses to work with him; they prove the best. They go home together, and now will work together at marriage


  1. SHenry H487, pp. 43-44, "The Lint Pullin'" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. Roud #9299
  3. BI, HHH487


Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1933 (Sam Henry collection)
Found in: Ireland