“The Wanderer's Warning”


Singer quarrels with his father and prepares to leave home. His mother begs him not to; her heart will be broken. He leaves anyway. Now he is in a boxcar while his mother longs for the boy who will never return. He cautions others not to imitate him


  • Ken Houchins, "Wanderer's Warning" (Champion 16553, 1933)
  • Frank Luther, "The Wanderer's Warning" (Banner 6464/Jewel 5667/Conqueror 7396, 1929)


Author: Carson Robison - Frank Luther
Earliest date: 1929 (recording, Frank Luther)
Found in: US