OLD DAN TUCKER
Sung by: Otis Spradling
Recorded in Sitka, AR 8/4/61
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Old Dan Tucker’s downtown,
. . .
Fly, Tucker, fly.
You’re too late to get your supper.
Old Dan Tucker was a fine old man;
He washed his face in a frying pan.
He combed his head with a wagon wheel
And died with a toothache in his heel.
Also found in Randolph, Vol. III, #521; Brown, Vol. III, #82.