Mudcat Café message #3940150 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #164581   Message #3940150
Posted By: GUEST,ADalton
28-Jul-18 - 06:42 PM
Thread Name: Origins: The Old Hen Cackled and the Rooster's ...
Subject: Origins: The Food old Hen Cackled
Does anyone know the origins of “The Old Hen Cackled and the Rooster’s Gonna Crow”? The earliest reference I can find is Fiddlin John Carson’s excellent recording, but surely it predates that?