Mudcat Café message #671119 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #45408   Message #671119
Posted By: heric
18-Mar-02 - 02:17 AM
Thread Name: JOHN HENRY solved????
Subject: RE: JOHN HENRY solved????
The "white house" version seems to be legitimate, if rare:

http://www.ibiblio.org/john_henry/folk.html

Sonny Terry sang it that way.

The postcard in question is viewable at http://www.wm.edu/wmnews/121098/henry.html