“Tornado Blues”


"I uster own the Chickabee farm, I'm washing dishes today, Becaws a tornado comes along And takes my farm away." "It takes the cows, and the gelding... The doggone thing leaves me nothing But the wife and the mortgage due."

Historical references

  • March 7, 1933 - "[A] terrible tornado caused great damage in East Tennessee (Cambiaire)


  1. Cambiaire, p. 10, "Tornado Blue" (1 text)
  2. Roud #12636
  3. BI, Camb010


Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1933 (Cambiaire)
Found in: US(Ap)