Historic Bibliographies and Reference Aids
A List of Sources for "The Dummy Line"
Compiled by: Joseph C. Hickerson
Publication Date: September 21, 1977
Belden, Henry M. and Arthur Palmer Hudson, editors.
The Frank C. Brown Collection of North Carolina
3, Folksongs from North Carolina. Durham: Duke University Press,
1952, p. 521.
Coleman, Satis N. and Adolph Bregman
Songs of American Folks. New York: John Day, 1942. Reprinted,
Freeport, N.Y.: Books for Libraries Press, 1968, pp. 70-71.
Harbin, E. O.
Paradology: Songs for Fun and Fellowship. Nashville: Cokesbury
Press, 1927, p. 31.
Hickerson, Joseph C.
"The Dummy Line." Folknik (San Francisco Folk Music
Club), volume 7, number 2, March-April 1971, pp. 5-6.
Bottoms Up! A "Loving Cup" Filled to the Brim
with Songs for All Sorts of Convivial Occasions. New York: Paull-Pioneer
Music Corp., 1933, pp. 90-91.
Leisy, James F.
Abingdon Song Kit. New York, Nashville: Abingdon Press, 1957,
Songs for Singin'. San Francisco: Chandler Publishing Co., 1961,
Perrow, E. C.
"Songs and Rhymes from the South." Journal
of American Folklore, volume 26, number 100, April-June 1913, pp. 123-173.
P. 171: "De Dummy."
On the Trail of Negro Folk-Songs. Cambridge: Harvard University
Press, 1925. Reprinted with Forward by Roger D. Abrahams, Hatboro,
Penna: Folklore Associates, 1963, pp. 244-45: "De Dummy