The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #61966   Message #1001135
Posted By: Barry Finn
12-Aug-03 - 09:13 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Whose Old Cow (N. Howard Thorp)
Subject: RE: 19th century black cowboy rap
Hi Kat, you might want to check out a Lomax recording. It's part of his Deep River of Song collection called Black Texan on Rounder. The percentages that I recall but can't think of was around 25%, it wouldn't surprise me if it was higher. It sems to be the same as the
black sailors.