:: Title :: Joke about a boy who wets himself
:: Genre :: joke, spoken
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Jones, Bessie
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 X 10/61
:: Date :: 10/25/1961
:: Reference Information :: T968.0, Track 3 (00:00:59)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - 16 of 21 recording sessions with Bessie Jones. The tracks on T969 form a single, long story, and for coherence should be listened to in order.
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - A little boy wets himself, and his friends joke with him that "it is raining outside." The little boy says that it is "raining out of the low cloud and he had the thunder bolt in his hand."
:: Collection :: Bessie Jones 1961-1962

 

 

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