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Thread #13719   Message #876795
Posted By: GUEST,Q
28-Jan-03 - 02:24 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Sally Ann / Ballad of Sally Anne
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: Sally Ann
The fiddle tune, Sally Ann, fiddle Henry Reed, guitar Gene Reed, may be heard in American Memory (item 2 under Sally Ann). Henry Reed Collection (other tunes played by him in the collection).

A song (sheet music) by Dave Reed Jr, Sally Ann, 1905, in American Memory, seems to have no clear relationship to the fiddle-dance tune.

Daniel D. Emmett wrote a song called "Jack on the Green," 1863, which has a character Sally Ann. Item 4 under Sally Ann in American Memory. Plantation Song for Bryant's Minstrels.
The chorus: