Mudcat Café message #1422921 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #78808   Message #1422921
Posted By: Big Jim from Jackson
28-Feb-05 - 10:59 AM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Just a Bowl of Buttered Peas
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: Just a Bowl of Buttered Peas
Tim, go to the top of this thread and click on the first link. Scan down for the last comment by "Big Byrd". There are a set of lyrics that have been "added" to the song. Byrd first learned the lyrics (first three verses) from Jimmy Driftwood. He added the rest.

Butterbeans are a large, flat, kidney-shaped bean with wonderful rich flavor. Well cooked and seasoned with ham or ham hock there exists nothing better to eat in this world!