:: Title :: Commentary by Bessie Jones on being saved, abortion, and the devil
:: Genre :: interview, spoken
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Jones, Bessie
Lomax, Alan
Marchand, Antoinette [vocal]
:: Setting :: Alan Lomax's apartment, 3rd Street
:: Location :: Greenwich Village, New York City (New York), New York (United States)
:: Language :: English
:: Culture :: Southern U.S., African American, Sea Islands, Georgia
:: Session :: Bessie Jones III 3/62
:: Date :: 3/14/1962
:: Reference Information :: T988.0, Track 3 (00:10:08)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - 21 of 21 recording sessions with Bessie Jones. [Source: Editor]
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Jones tells a story about a woman who could not be saved because she had tried to abort her son. She describes different ways one can meet the devil, and discusses selling souls to acquire exceptional abilities.
:: Collection :: Bessie Jones 1961-1962

 

 

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