“William Atrimatoe Catches Hens”


"William Atrimatoe catches hens -- Puts them in pens. Some lay eggs; some lay none. White foor, speckled foot, trip and be gone Your way through the wood."


  1. MHenry-Appalachians, pp. 237, (no title) (1 short text)
  2. BI, MHAp237A


Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1934 (Henry, from Mrs. Henry C. Gray, or her maid)
Keywords: bird nonballad
Found in: US(MW)