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Sweet Betsy from Pike

by Rounds, Glen

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Published by Children"s Press in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Folk songs.

  • About the Edition

    Betsy and Ike, from Pike, endure the hardships of the trip west during the California gold rush. Based on the folk song.

    Edition Notes

    Statementverses selected and illustrated by Glen Rounds.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ8.3.R78 Sw
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[46] p.
    Number of Pages46
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5310218M
    ISBN 100516088556
    LC Control Number72094228
    OCLC/WorldCa572261

    Sweet Betsy from Pike. Have you heard tell of sweet Betsy from Pike She cross the wide prairie with her lover, Ike With two yoke of Oxen, a big yellow dog, A tall Shanghai rooster and one spotted hog One evening quite early they camped on the Platte 'Twas nearby the road on a green, shady flat Betsy, sore-footed, lay down to repose. Apr 27,  · This song dates back all the way from the Gold Rush era of America detailing pioneers trekking to California. The original lyrics of the song were written by John A. Stone, a collector of cowboy and miner songs.

    texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection. Books to Borrow. Top Sweet Betsy From Pike by Hacker, Pvt. John J. Publication date Topics ballad, Fort Thomas, Kentucky, Campbell Language English. Sweet Betsy, we’ve made it out to Oregon!” 5. They got a place down in the Columbia Gorge, And had thirteen children that they all named George. Now Betsy did the farmin’ and huntin’ while Ike Chased the thirteen sweet babies of Betsy from Pike.

    Listen to Sweet Betsy From Pike from Jacqueline Schwab's Original Soundtrack Recording Mark Twain - A Film Directed By Ken Burns for free, and see the artwork, lyrics and similar artists. Sweet Betsy From Pike is the undisputed king of bawdy music. In this book alone there are fifteen(!) songs based on it. The tune is derived from an early 19th century British song " Villikins and His Dinah " which is a variant of the Scottish melody "Lord Randall.".


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Sweet Betsy from Pike by Rounds, Glen Download PDF EPUB FB2

Oct 09,  · An epic poem in prose, Sweet Betsy from Pike follows the famous frontier ballad of the same name in tracing the story of a sweet girl who leaves Missouri and grows into a strong woman who learns to take charge of her own destiny.

Read more Read less The Amazon Book Review Author interviews, book reviews, editors' picks, and more.5/5(3). Oct 09,  · Sam Sackett's "Sweet Betsy from Pike" is a delightful read. What a clever idea to use the various stanzas of the old song of the same name to give readers some insight into the everyday experiences of pioneers in a cross country wagon train as well 5/5(3).

Sweet Betsy from Pike (Vocal Score) Paperback – March 1, by Mark Bucci (Composer) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsFormat: Paperback. "Sweet Betsy from Pike" comes from a songbook published in called Put's Golden Songster.

"Old Put" was the pseudonym of John A. Stone, a San Francisco-based entertainer who wrote, performed, adapted, collected, and published songs for and about gold miners. Dec 18,  · This novel is based on the American poem of the same name, telling the story of Betsy and Ike, who elope to California during the mid nineteenth century gold rush.

It is well researched, authentic and enjoyable. My only struggle was the dialogue; it is written how it would be spoken.4/5. Sweet Betsy from Pike Choral Octavo. Amazon Charts Best Sellers & More The New York Times® Best Sellers Children's Books Textbooks Textbook Rentals Sell Us Your Books Best Books of the Month Kindle eBooks.

Sweet Betsy from Pike - Read book online Read online: This music book contains the original sheet music of the Folk Song "Sweet Betsy from Pike" for Piano, Vocals and Guitar. Easy arranged in C major w Enjoy without limits. Oh do you remember sweet Betsy from Pike,Who crossed the wide prairies with her lover Ike?With two yoke of oxen, a big yeller dog,A tall Shanghai rooster, and one spotted hog.

CHORUS:Sing-a oralei, oralei, oralei aye,Sing-a oralei, oralei, oralei wiztechinplanttraining.com on the prairie one bright starry night,They broke out the whisky and Betsy got tight;She sang and she shouted and danced. Sweet Betsy from Pike.

"Sweet Betsy from Pike" is an American ballad about the trials of a pioneer named Betsy and her lover Ike who migrate from Pike County (probably Pike County, Missouri) to California. This Gold Rush-era song, with lyrics written by John A. Stone beforewas collected and published in Carl Sandburg's American Songbag.

Apr 11,  · Traditional song arranged by Cash, recorded March 18, Category Music; Song Sweet Betsy From Pike (Album Version) Artist Johnny Cash. History for 'Sweet Betsy From Pike' Sweet Betsy from Pike.

is a gold-rush-era ballad about the trials of an American pioneer named Betsy, who migrate from Pike County (possibly Missouri) to California. Lyrics for 'Sweet Betsy From Pike' Did you ever hear of Sweet Betsy from Pike, Who crossed the wide prairies With her husband, Ike, With two yoke of cattle.

Jan 12,  · Carl Sandburg includes Sweet Betsy from Pike in his American Songbag and says “It has the stuff of a realistic novel. It is droll and don’t -care, bleary and leering, as slippery and lackadaisical as some of the comic characters of Shakespeare.'”.

An epic poem in prose, Sweet Betsy from Pike follows the famous frontier ballad of the same name in tracing the story of a sweet girl who leaves Missouri and grows into a strong woman who learns to take charge of her own destiny.5/5(1).

Sweet Betsy got up in a great deal of pain. She declared she'd go back to Pike County again. Ike gave a sigh, and they fondly embraced, And they traveled along with his arm round her waist. About “Sweet Betsy From Pike” (Unreviewed) “Sweet Betsy from Pike” is a gold-rush era ballad about two lovers migrating to California and their journey there.

Dec 30,  · Let's play the fiddle. Designed for beginning and early intermediate players, this course will teach you absolutely everything in AltStrings Fiddle Method for Violin, Book 1. This course is.

Sweet Betsy from Pike; Skibbereen; Lincoln and Liberty; When This Cruel War Is Over; Pium Paum [Finnish] The Shanty Boy and the Farmer's Son; Uncle John Is Sick Abed; James Whalen; The.

Sweet Betsy From Pike is a great read. With attention to history and with a folklorist's wink, Sackett has created characters who endure beyond the page. After finishing this novel, kept on wondering what Betsy was up to next. I need a sequel, the sooner the better Folks I 5/5(3).

Sweet Betsy from Pike Lyrics: (Didli ai di ai didl didli ai di ai dei) / Oh, do you remember sweet Betsy from Pike / She crossed the big mountains with her lover Ike / With two yoke of oxen and a. Nov 21,  · Provided to YouTube by The Orchard Enterprises Sweet Betsy from Pike · Burl Ives Blue Tail Fly ℗ Orange Leisure Released on:.

Includes "Sweet Betsy From Pike" in the song list American Folk Songs Choral (JOS Elementary Edition) To Sing, Read and Play. Composed by Katalin Komlos.Mar 11,  · Let’s play along to this ukulele tutorial of “Sweet Betsy from Pike,” an American ballad with funny lyrics and one of the songs from our recently-released book called “21 Easy Ukulele Folk.Title Sweet Betsy From Pike Contributor Names Todd, Charles L., (Collector) Sonkin, Robert, (Collector).