........    

 

..

 .Sugar on the Floor

..Antique songs, tunes and dances from the folk tradition
..
..
www.SugarOnTheFloor.com
..
360-378-6313

 

Ask us for a response to a question below when you see us. We'll sing you the answer. We'll teach you the chorus, too, if you want.

 

......... Where did she say she got the freckles on her face?
When our day's work on the farm was done, what did mother make us do?
..........How did a bird help this man's short time to stay and long time to be gone?
What did young folks put on when they were showing off?
..........In 1851 how did a machine take a man's life down a peg?
Why did he want to marry a woman who was only 2 feet tall?
..........Where did they kick him off the benches in the park?
What was the easiest work he ever done?
..........What did the Battle of Montrose and the Eliza Swan have in common?
Who spelled out VICTORY from the bonds of sin?
..........What city had three western gates?
What did the sneezing chicken turn out to be?


..........Although he is dead why do we think Willy was stormy?
How does a cane remedy burnt beans and fatty meat?
..........Where did Daniel Boone have three kinds of water to wash his face?
Where would he knock 'em if they came through the window?
..........How did a sword and pistol stop a lady from flying?
Who was asked to deliver people when the train was gone?
..........Where do dead trees and peg foot prints show the way?
What act of terrorism do we applaud today and why?
..........Where was he going once he left on Monday Morning?
What crime was not committed until the next time it was?
..........What posies were not so rosy?
What profession offered a Rocky Mountain High?
..........What 29 links were not going to make him worry long?


..........What bird's song couldn't tell him why she told him goodbye?
What state was he in when he knew neither her name or age?
..........If he was a sparrow, where would he fly?
Whose table would he sit at once his burden was gone?
..........What else did he withhold besides a ring and lock of her hair?
How did he treat his darling who was coming down the line?
.......... What wayfarer made a farmer's Stetson hat holy?
Who did he remember cried when they kissed him goodbye?
..........What would the old man lose if a lover stumbled in the water ?
Who had to go when bad liquor ruined his body and gals went to his head?
..........Who wished they could recapture their female childhood relationships ?
Why did he tell the landlady his money was all spent?

..........What fortune teller predicted her future by telling him his?
When the forest disappeared where did Jenny go?
..........What did Mammy holler once supper was eaten?
What places would tell her that her lover was not true?
..........What kind of work would he start doing if he was a sinner?
What would he do when the dark shadows of life were neigh?
..........Did they think a river in Texas had whales in it?
Where were they going when they passed St. Helena?
.......... Where do the swells knock your head off you shoulder?
When Jack gets up, what happens to John?
.......... What surprise did she give him besides bread and water?
Why did she hang the string out the window?
..........What can't be done when the cotton goes bad?
What marbles at banks come from coal dust?

..........Who followed footsteps knowing less than his father did?
Where will people from every nation celebrate?
..........What will the heavens do when the ocean is stormy?
What light shines through the bars of a prison cell?
..........When the brakeman hollered, where did the banks go?
When she met him at the gate did she give it to him?
..........Where was he a muckin in six feet of mud?
What three things did she ask for at her death?
..........What color is the corn passed around in a demijohn?
Who got ten years for getting stuck on her?
..........Who was bound while blue eyes went free?
Where will he be if the train runs him right?

..........Why did they bring her empty bottles?
When a blue eyed gal appeared, what did he give his friend?
.......... What was thrown on the floor to make sweet dancing?
When the winds of hard times blew, what was carried away?
.......... Why were she and the ship hot acts of terrorism?
Where did a pretty maiden chew tobacco?
.......... Why did the rich man call the policeium?
What should you leave in the valley when high up on the mountain?
.......... What did he wish when they rubbed him nice all over?
If she never threw anything at him how could she miss him when he was gone?
.......... Where shouldn't you go your sorrows to drown?
Who was his darling when he rolled down the line?


.......... What befell Liz Slaughter, Draper, Bickel, Geller, Bender, Humphrey, and Harry?
Who hammered in his whiskers?
.......... Who was running along with the battlefield blood.
Why did they send for the doctor and minister on a Christmas night?
.......... Where were me, Sam, and old Bill Jones when the water was high?
Why did she not get a letter from her darling at sea?
.......... Why did she decorate her hair with flowers?
What claim got him wet while he starved on corn dodgers?
.......... If he was a sinner, what did he say he'd work on?
Who was not a little sparrow and could not fly without wings?
.......... Why did he eat rotten peaches from the gound?
Who came rolling down the mountain after meeting a Cowboy?
.......... What was said by the Police at the port of Entry?

 

Sugar on the Floor
P.O. Box 1605
Friday Harbor, WA 98250
360-378-6313 ...360-378-4852
email#1 .. email#2

 

..