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Thread #97381   Message #4095399
Posted By: GUEST,Joseph Scott
28-Feb-21 - 07:12 PM
Thread Name: Folklore: Who's this 'Shine' guy?
Subject: RE: Folklore: Who's this 'Shine' guy?
"Well you can't do me like you do po' Shine
You take Shine's money, but you can't take mine"

was collected by Howard Odum by 1908. So it wasn't somehow inspired by the song Cecil Mack cowrote in 1910, if anyone was thinking that.