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Thread #7123   Message #3437581
Posted By: GUEST,mg
16-Nov-12 - 06:05 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Kentucky Babe (Buck, Geibel, 1897)
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: Kentucky Babe (Buck, Geibel, 1897)
We used to sing am in some Stephen Foster songs..definitely Old Black Joe..for my head am bending low.

I think there was some place in Swanee River as well..

I think it is a true dialect use.