Working's Too Hard, Boys (part 1)

Title

Working's Too Hard, Boys (part 1)

Digital Object

Performer

Mullins, J.M.

Date Recorded

1937-10-28

AFS Number

1596A2

AFC Collection

AFC 1937/001

AFC Catalog Record

Editor Note

AFS card has "Rye Whiskey" in parentheses. although there is just a bit of lyric similarity and it doesn't share its tune. Card also credits Mullins with a banjo, but the song is unaccompanied.

Genre

lyric song

Instrumentation

vocal

State

Kentucky

County

Magoffin

Town

Salyersville

Citation

“Working's Too Hard, Boys (part 1),” Alan Lomax Kentucky Recordings, accessed October 27, 2020, https://lomaxky.omeka.net/items/show/1206.

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