Once a social commentary, now a favourite camp song … What do you find in the store?
Baseball fans know the chorus … but what about the rest of the story?
Do chickens lay eggs?
Bill Grogan, or maybe Hiram –whatever the man’s name, his pet
goat sounds about the same. Join in the echo/action song and act
like a “kid”.
So who is he –this John Jacob? Nobody knows, but his name makes a great excuse to exercise our lungs in different volumes!
Fun when sung as a round, but this song became a camp
favourite because of its actions.
What happened to those who built the railroads?
Discover the story that goes with the song!
How not to mother a baby in your care –sing along with the silly story just for fun.
Spirituals may come from years past, but they are still relevant today. Join in singing a description of peace.