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Thread #30625   Message #554589
Posted By: Dicho (Frank Staplin)
19-Sep-01 - 11:32 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Req/Add: Ring Dem Bells / Ring Them Bells
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: ring dem bells
Peter, Go Ring Dem Bells is in Thomas Fenner, 1874, Hampton Institute (Also in Jubilee Singers, Fisk). It is rendered in authentic dialect in Fenner, not to be confused with minstrels imitation. Collected from a slave who was a blacksmith by a J. M. Waddy