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ImageMarketBrandProductArtistSongYearLyric
AgricultureUnion Stock Yardsprop. Mr Owens, auctioneer Mr. KellyRobert WilkinsNew Stock Yard Blues1935"When you wake up Monday morning with the stockyard blues, come and talk to Mr Owens about his good-looking mules" & "I want all of you men to meet me there, speak to Mr Kelly he's the auctioneer"
Brandsbradleyvorhaus01.gifApparelBradley, Voorhees & DayBVDsBuddy Boy HawkinsHow Come Mama Blues1929Now if you try to give your womens everything they need you have to make the winter in your BVDs
ApparelBradley, Voorhees & DayBVDsJohn EstesSomeday Baby Blues1935I hate that wind, that old chilly breeze // Come blowin' through your BVDs // but someday, baby, you ain't gonna worry my mind anymore
ApparelBradley, Voorhees & DayBVDsLemon JeffersonPneumonia Blues1929Wearin' BVDs in the winter, prowlin' 'round in the rain // Ridin' down my baby give me this pneumonia pain
ApparelBradley, Voorhees & DayBVDsMonkey JoeB.V.D. Blues1939
ApparelBulldogSpecial shoesWillie BlackwellChalk My Toy1941I know why that happened, my friend-boy, he shared the news // Say, I didn't buy nothin' with my money but a cowhide jumper and a pair of them Bulldog special shoes
ApparelStetsonJohn B.Clarence GreenJohnson City Blues1928Down in Memphis on East Main Street, I was watchin' everybody that I chanced to meet // I saw my sweet daddy comin' 'round a flat. He was dressed in a tailor-made suit and a John B Stetson hat
ApparelStetsonJohn B.Jimmie RodgersMuleskinner Blues1930I'm going to town honey, what you want me to bring you back? Bring a pint of booze and a John B Stetson hat
ApparelStetsonJohn B.Various (more info needed)Stagger Lee Blues
ApparelStetsonn/nJohn HurtStack O'Lee Blues1928Gentlemen of the jury, what do you make of that? // Stagger Lee shot Billy De Lion 'bout a $5 stetson hat // He's a bad man, oh cruel Stagger Lee
AppliancesColumbiaGrafonolaBo CarterBaby, How Can It Be1931Now listen baby, I'm tellin' you what I'll do // I'll get you a Graftonola (sic), a radio too
Brandsfrigidaire02.jpgAppliancesFrigidairerefrigeratorBrownie McGheeBack Door Stranger1940Wel I ain't gonna use no ice, gonna buy me a Frigidaire // I know that'll keep ice man away from here
AppliancesFrigidairerefrigeratorDan PickettSomething's Gone Wrong1949Gwine uptown in the morning, call up the Frigidaire // Ah hah, that's the reason why, ohh well, boy, to keep your ice boys away from here
AppliancesFrigidairerefrigeratorSonny Boy WilliamsonFrigidaire Blues1937Now I just brought me a brand new Frigidaire, and I brought me a kitchen set too // I been lookin' 'round all over this town, I swear none of these women will do
Brandsrcavictorvictrola01.gifAppliancesRCA VictorVictrolaJazz GillumGillum's Windy Blues1938I don't need no Victrola // No radio in my home // When I want music, I can make my own
Brandsseeburgmelodyking01.gifAppliancesSeeburg, J.P.jukeboxWashboard SamLet Me Play Your Vendor1941Now let me play your Seeburg yes mama one more time // Just let me play your vendor your music sure sounds good to me
AutomobilesBuickDynaflowJohnny ShinesDynaflow Blues1965
Brandsbuick01.gifAutomobilesBuickn/nWillie McTellKill It Kid1949You know papa gotta Cadillac, mama got a Buick, sister got mad because she couldn't do it // She want to kick it in a Cadillac, then in a Ford, tail jivin' on the running board
AutomobilesBuickSixCharlie Patton'34 Blues1934Carmen got a little six Buick, little six Chevrolet car (spoken: My God, what solid power!) // And it don't do nothin' but follow behind Holloway's farmer's plow
Brandscadillac01.gifAutomobilesCadillac1942 modelLonnie JohnsonChicago Blues1941I said, Let's go to New York, baby I'll buy you anything you lack // I will give you plenty money, gonna buy you a nineteen forty-two Cadillac
AutomobilesCadillacEightJimmie RodgersJimmie The Kid1931On the Lehigh Valley he yodeled a while, then he went to the Nickel Plate // From the old Lake Shore and the Erie line he yodels to a Cadillac 8
AutomobilesCadillacEightMississippi SheiksThe New Sittin' On Top Of The World1932My baby got movements like a old Cadillac eight
AutomobilesCadillacEightSpeckled RedDirty Dozen1929Yonder go your mama goin' across the field // running and a shakin' like an automobile // I hollered at your mama and I told her to wait // she slipped away from me like a Cadillac 8
AutomobilesCadillacEightTexas AlexanderDeceitful Blues1934I'm gonna trade this Lincom (sic), get me a Cadillac 8 (2) // It takes all of my time, tryin' to keep my business straight
AutomobilesCadillacEightWill BattsCadillac Baby1933Somebody learned my baby how to shift gear on a Cadillac 8 // Ever since that day I can't keep my baby straight
AutomobilesCadillacn/nTeddy DarbyDon't Like The Way You Do1933Now I seen you last night when you got in that Cadillac 8 // You know you was doin' somethin' wouldn't percolate, now
AutomobilesCadillacn/nWillie McTellScary Day Blues1931My baby got a bed, it shines like a morning star // and when I crawls in the middle it rides me like a Cadillac car
AutomobilesCadillacn/nWillie McTellLet Me Play With Your Yo-Yo1933
AutomobilesCadillacn/nWillie McTellWarm It Up To Me1933
AutomobilesCadillacn/nWillie McTellKill It Kid1949You know papa gotta Cadillac, mama got a Buick, sister got mad because she couldn't do it // She want to kick it in a Cadillac, then in a Ford, tail jivin' on the running board
AutomobilesChevroletn/nSam McGeeChevrolet Car1928
AutomobilesChevroletSixCharlie Patton'34 Blues1934Carmen got a little six Buick, little six Chevrolet car (spoken: My God, what solid power!) // And it don't do nothin' but follow behind Holloway's farmer's plow
AutomobilesChevroletSixFrank HutchisonChevrolet Six1929
AutomobilesConocogasolineSmoky BabeHottest Brand Goin'1961
Brandsdodgebadge02.gifAutomobilesDodge Brothers4 cylinderLemon JeffersonD B Blues1928I say who is that comin', hey with his motor so strong? // That's Lemon and his DB, people thinks he's got his [cutout? colors? cutters? good hat?] on
AutomobilesDumaine, EdConoco gas station prop.Smoky BabeHottest Brand Goin'1961
Brandsfordnn01.gifAutomobilesFord??Waymon Sloppy HenryThe Best Cheap Car In The Market Is A Ford1929
Brandsfordmodelt01.gifAutomobilesFord1928 modelWilliam MooreRagtime Millionaire1928"Mr. Henry's going to send me a Ford, he must, everybody else are going to taste my dust" and "Some of the boys say I'm going to be late, no if you please I've got a '28. Some of them say they're going to catch me at last, but all I've got to do is step on the gas"
AutomobilesFord1930 modelJoe CallicottTraveling Mama Blues1930When you see your rider, out and in the road // Said she's turnin' on a fan like a 1930 Ford
AutomobilesFordModel TJohn EstesPoor Man's Friend (T Model)1937Well, well, the T-Model Ford, I say is a poor man's friend (2) // Well, well, it will help you out, eee even when your money's thin
AutomobilesFordn/nBlind Boy FullerWorn Out Engine Blues1940Said my baby got a little engine, I call it my little Ford machine // If your generator ain't bad baby, praise God you must be funnelin' bad gasoline
AutomobilesFordn/nCedar Creek SheikWatch the Fords Go By1936
AutomobilesFordn/nLemon JeffersonD B Blues1928Oh, here come Lemon in that new Ford sedan. Oh, listen to the motor roar // and? I'm crazy about a Packard but my baby only rates a Ford // I'm crazy 'bout a Packard, my baby only rates a Ford // A Packard is too expensive, Ford will take you where you want to go
AutomobilesFordn/nUncle Dave MaconHill Billie Blues1924Been on the Southern, the Seaboard too, it takes a Henry Ford for to shake me and you
AutomobilesFordn/nUncle Dave MaconOn The Dixie Bee Line (In That Henry Ford of Mine)1926
AutomobilesFordn/nUncle Dave MaconJordan Am A Hard Road To Travel1927
AutomobilesFordn/nUncle Dave MaconThe New Ford Car1928
AutomobilesFordn/nWillie McTellWarm It Up To Me1933Won't you strut in a Cadillac, stroll in a Ford // you do a little struttin' on the runnin' board
AutomobilesFordn/nWillie McTellKill It Kid1949You know papa gotta Cadillac, mama got a Buick, sister got mad because she couldn't do it // She want to kick it in a Cadillac, then in a Ford, tail jivin' on the running board
AutomobilesFordV-8Buddy MossGoing to Your Funeral In A Vee 8 Ford1935
AutomobilesFordV-8Cedar Creek SheikFord V-81936
AutomobilesFordV-8Dan PickettRide To A Funeral In A V-81949
Brandsfordv8badge01.gifAutomobilesFordV-8John EstesPoor Man's Friend (T Model)1937Well, well, a V-8 Ford, and it done took to style (2) Well, well, it reach all the way from ninety, eee-eee down to a hundred miles
AutomobilesFordV-8Kid Prince MooreFord V-8 Blues1938
AutomobilesFordV-8Memphis MinnieMe & My Chauffeur Blues1941Well I must buy him a brand new V-8, a brand new V-8 Ford // Then he won't need no passengers, I will be his load
AutomobilesFordV-8Robert JohnsonThey're Red Hot1936Me and my babe bought a V-8 Ford // Well we wind that thing all on the runnin' board
AutomobilesFordV-8Roosevelt SykesHenry Ford Blues1929
AutomobilesFordV-8Sonny Boy WilliamsonJackson Blues1937
AutomobilesFordV-8Sonny Boy WilliamsonProject Highway1937
AutomobilesFordV-8Teddy DarbyI'm Gonna Wreck Your Vee Eight (Vee Eight Blues)1935
Brandsgulfgas01.gifAutomobilesGulfgasolineRobert JohnsonThey're Red Hot1936You know the monkey, now the baboon playin' in the grass // Well the monkey stuck his finger in that old Good Gulf Gas, now // Hot tamales and they're red hot, yes she got 'em for sale
Brandshudsonsupersix01.gifAutomobilesHudsonSuper SixLemon JeffersonD B Blues1928Come here, fair brown, and listen to my motor roar // Because my Super Six sufficient, to take you where you want to go
AutomobilesHudsonTerraplaneFrank EdwardsTerraplane Blues1941
Brandshudsonterraplane01.gifAutomobilesHudsonTerraplaneRobert JohnsonTerraplane Blues1936When I feel so lonesome you hear me when I moan // Who been drivin' my Terraplane for you since I been gone?
Brandslincoln01.gifAutomobilesLincolnn/nTexas AlexanderDeceitful Blues1934I'm gonna trade this Lincom (sic), get me a Cadillac 8 (2) // It takes all of my time, tryin' to keep my business straight
Brandspackardbadge01.gifAutomobilesPackardn/nLemon JeffersonD B Blues1928I'm crazy 'bout a Packard, my baby only rates a Ford // A Packard is too expensive, Ford will take you where you want to go
Brandspackardscript01.gifAutomobilesPackardStraight-8Big Bill BroonzyState Street Woman1930She got ways like a Studebaker, starts off like a Packard Straight-8 // when she starts off with me she never breaks her gait
AutomobilesRolls Royal (sic)n/n????
AutomobilesStudebakern/nBig Bill BroonzyState Street Woman1930She got ways like a Studebaker, starts off like a Packard Straight-8 // when she starts off with me she never breaks her gait
AutomobilesStutzBear CatMeade Lux LewisBear Cat Crawl1938
AutomobilesStutzBear CatW. Lee O'DanielBear Cat Mama1937
AutomobilesWilliams, Vassarauto repair shopJohn EstesBrownsville Blues1938Now, my generator is bad, and you know my lights done stopped // And I reckon I better take it over to Durhamville, and I'm gonna stop at Vassar Williams' shop
Brandsrepublicp47tbolt01.gifAviationRepublicP-47 ThunderboltSonny Boy WilliamsonWin The War Blues1944Uncle Sam is gonna give me a Thunderbolt, he want me to fly away up above the clouds // He wants to drop the bombs on the Japanese, I really got to make my baby proud
Beverages, AlcoholBoordsTomcat GinBobby Leecan & Robert CookseyWhiskey And Gin Blues1926Gonna drink my whiskey, drink my Tomcat Gin, gonna mess around 'til the bulls break in
Beverages, AlcoholBudweiserbeerUncle Dave MaconCome Along Buddie, Don't You Want to Go?
Brandsgordonsgin02.gifBeverages, AlcoholGordongin Big Bill BroonzyI Feel So Good1941I love my tea, crazy 'bout my Gordon gin
Beverages, AlcoholGordongin Tampa RedGood Gordon Gin1928
Beverages, AlcoholOld Grand-DadwhiskeyOld Grand-Dad Jug Bandn/a
Beverages, AlcoholOld TaylorwhiskeyMemphis SlimOld Taylor1941Well, you see Mr. Melrose standing in the floor // He's gonna give us a little drink now just before he goes // Now we want Old Taylor (5x) // Bring it on (3x)
Beverages, AlcoholSchlitzbeerSchlitz Jug Bandn/a
Beverages, AlcoholSeagramSeven Crown ScotchBlack AceDrink On Little Girl1960You spends all your money on Seagram's Seven Crown // If you ever get sober mama, you'll find that the deal's gone down
Brandssternocannedheat01.gifBeverages, AlcoholSternoCanned HeatArthur PettisGood Boy Blues1930vs1) Canned Heat ain't no good, boy, leave you with a fly away mind vs2) You don't want no more Canned Heat when the judge give you your time
Beverages, AlcoholSternoCanned HeatKeghouseCanned Heat Blues1928
Beverages, AlcoholSternoCanned HeatTommy JohnsonCanned Heat Blues1928
Beverages, AlcoholSternoCanned HeatWaymon Sloppy HenryCanned Heat Blues1928Liza bought so much canned heat, won't sell her no more // She's got the cans and the labels layin' all around her door
Beverages, AlcoholvariousJamaican Ginger Extract (Jake)Allen BrothersJake Walk Blues 1930
Beverages, AlcoholvariousJamaican Ginger Extract (Jake)Asa MartinJake Walk Papa1933
Beverages, AlcoholvariousJamaican Ginger Extract (Jake)Byrd MooreJake Leg Blues1930
Beverages, AlcoholvariousJamaican Ginger Extract (Jake)Daddy Stovepipe & Mississippi SarahJake Leg Blues1930
Brandsvariousjakecharter01.gifBeverages, AlcoholvariousJamaican Ginger Extract (Jake)Earl McDonald's Original Louisville Jug BandShe's In the Graveyard Now1927We were drinking every minute, I thought I was in it // I was buying Jamaica Ginger by the pound
Beverages, AlcoholvariousJamaican Ginger Extract (Jake)Ishmon BraceyJake Liquor Blues1930
Beverages, AlcoholvariousJamaican Ginger Extract (Jake)Lemuel TurnerJake Bottle Blues1928
Beverages, AlcoholvariousJamaican Ginger Extract (Jake)Namour & SmithJake Leg Rag1930
Beverages, AlcoholvariousJamaican Ginger Extract (Jake)Ray BrothersGot The Jake Leg Too1930
Beverages, AlcoholvariousJamaican Ginger Extract (Jake)Ray BrothersJake Leg Wobble1930
Brandsvariousjamaicaginger01.gifBeverages, AlcoholvariousJamaican Ginger Extract (Jake)Tommy JohnsonCanned Heat Blues1928Lord, Lord I wonder, Canned Heat's killin' me // Jake alcohol has ruined me, churnin' 'bout my soul // 'Cause brownskin women don't do that easy roll
Beverages, AlcoholvariousJamaican Ginger Extract (Jake)Tommy JohnsonAlcohol and Jake Blues1930
Beverages, AlcoholvariousJamaican Ginger Extract (Jake)Whistler's Jug BandJailhouse Blues1924Well, we was drinking every minute, I made sure I was in it // I was buying Jamaica Ginger by the gallon
Beverages, AlcoholvariousJamaican Ginger Extract (Jake)Willie LoftonJake Leg Blues1934
Brandsarbuckle01.gifBeverages, Non-alcoholArbucklecoffeeFunny Papa SmithGood Coffee Blues1930Now Folger makes coffee, Maxwell makes coffee, White Swan makes coffee, Arbuckle he makes coffee // but I make coffee so good it will make you bite your tongue // And all the world grinding coffee mama, come on let me grind you some
Brandsbuffalorock01.gifBeverages, Non-alcoholBuffalo RockGinger AleSonny ScottTry Me Man Blues1933I've got a Buffalo Rock baby, and an Orange Crush in my hand
Brandscocacola01.gifBeverages, Non-alcoholCoca ColaCoca ColaCharlie JordanKeep It Clean1930Roll him over, give him coca-cola, whiskey soda, saucer of ice-cream // It takes some soap 'n water for to keep it clean
Brandscocacola02.gifBeverages, Non-alcoholCoca ColaCoca ColaRobert WilkinsOld Jim Canaan's1934I'm goin' up town buy me coke and beer // Comin' back and tell you how these women here // They drink beer whiskey drink the coke and gin // When you don't play the dozens they will ease you in
Brandsfolgers01.gifBeverages, Non-alcoholFolgercoffeeFunny Papa SmithGood Coffee Blues1930Now Folger makes coffee, Maxwell makes coffee, White Swan makes coffee, Arbuckle he makes coffee // but I make coffee so good it will make you bite your tongue // And all the world grinding coffee mama, come on let me grind you some
Brandsmaxwellhouse01.gifBeverages, Non-alcoholMaxwell HousecoffeeBlind BlakeWest Coast Blues1926Good to the last drop, just like Maxwell House coffee, yes!
Brandsmaxwellhouse02.gifBeverages, Non-alcoholMaxwell HousecoffeeFunny Papa SmithGood Coffee Blues1930Now Folger makes coffee, Maxwell makes coffee, White Swan makes coffee, Arbuckle he makes coffee // but I make coffee so good it will make you bite your tongue // And all the world grinding coffee mama, come on let me grind you some
Beverages, Non-alcoholMaxwell HousecoffeeJohn HurtCoffee Blues1965?
Brandsnehisoda01.gifBeverages, Non-alcoholNehisodaFrank StokesNehi Mama Blues1928
BrandsOrangeCrush01.gifBeverages, Non-alcoholOrange CrushWard'sSonny ScottTry Me Man Blues1933I've got a Buffalo Rock baby, and an Orange Crush in my hand
Brandsnugrape01.gifBeverages, Non-alcoholNugrapesodaNugrape TwinsI Got Your Ice Cold Nugrape1926
Beverages, Non-alcoholNugrapesodaNugrape TwinsNugrape - A Flavor You Can't Forget1927
Brandswhiteswan01.gifBeverages, Non-alcoholWhite SwancoffeeFunny Papa SmithGood Coffee Blues1930Now Folger makes coffee, Maxwell makes coffee, White Swan makes coffee, Arbuckle he makes coffee // but I make coffee so good it will make you bite your tongue // And all the world grinding coffee mama, come on let me grind you some
ChemicalsD-Conrat poisonJohn EstesSixty-One And Sixty-Two Rats1952I'm gonna call up my next door neighbor get him to protect me in my home // You know them rats done eat up all my groceries, boy they're goin' to work on my D-Con
Brandsbrownjoe01.gifCommoditiesBrown, Joecoal minesJessie FullerBeat It On Down The Line1958I'll be waiting at the station when the train come along // Scamperin' on down the line // Lord I'm goin' back to my used to be // Down in Joe Brown's coal mine
CommoditiesBrown, Joecoal minesJulius DanielsNinety-Nine Year Blues1930Judge what'll be my fine? // says a pick and a shovel way down Joe Brown's coal mine
Brandsballardflourco01.gifFoodBallard Flour CobakingBallard Chefs Jug Bandn/a1920s
Brandshelvetiapetcream01.gifFoodHelvetia Milk Condensing CoPet CreamJ.B. HuttoPet Cream Man1954
FoodHelvetia Milk Condensing CoPet CreamWalter DavisIf You Only Understand1938
FoodInterstate Grocery CoKing Biscuit FlourBig Joe WilliamsKing Biscuit Stomp1947I got the best King Biscuit, boys, I'll sell it guaranteed // If it don't do what I say, send it back to Helena, Arkansas, to me
Brandsnationalbisuitco01.gifFoodNational Biscuit CoUneeda BiscuitsLemon JeffersonRabbit Foot Blues1926I have Uneeda biscuits, yeah, and a half a pint of gin // The gin is mighty fine, but them biscuits is a little too thin
FoodWintergreenchewing gumCharlie PooleSweet Sixteen1930She chewed all day, chewed all night, that was goin' some, she hardly stopped to chew a meal she was so fond of gum // She chewed and chawed, chawed and chewed, and her brand was Wintergreen, and while I would be [?] when she was sweet sixteen
Wrigleys01.jpgFoodWrigleyschewing gumAllen BrothersBow Wow Blues1927She's got a sister she loves some fun, but she's got more ways of loving than Wrigley's got gum
Brandsbarlow01.gifHardwareBarlowpocket knifeBessie SmithSend Me To The 'Lectric Chair1927I cut him with my Barlow, I kicked him in the side, I stood there laughing over him, while he wallowed 'round and died
HardwareJohnsonmachine gunWillie BlackwellMachine Gun Blues1941
Brandswadeandbutcher01.gifHardwareWade & Butcherstraight razorBahamas Blind BlakeJones (Oh Jones)1951
HardwareWade & Butcherstraight razorBessie SmithHateful Blues1924If I see him I'm gonna beat him, gonna kick and bite him too, gonna take my Wade & Butcher, gonna cut him two in two
HospitalityCanaan's, JimbarrelhouseRobert WilkinsOld Jim Canaan's1934
HospitalityHamptonhotelWillie McTellDyin' Crapshooter's Blues1940He wanted 22 womens outta the Hampton Hotel, 26 offa South Bell // 29 women outta North Atlanta, 'know little Jesse didn't pass out so swell
HospitalityNorth Memphis CafécaféMemphis MinnieNorth Memphis Blues1930
Brandselgin01.gifJewelleryElginwatchBlind BlakePanther Squall Blues1928She got Elgin movements, that's twenty years guaranteed // I bet my last dollar she done put them jinx on me
JewelleryElginwatchLemon JeffersonChange My Luck Blues1928She got Elgin movement from her head down to her toe // And she can break in on a dollar, man most anyhwere she go
JewelleryElginwatchPeg Leg HowellPapa Stobb1927She got Elgin movements, make a panter [sic] squall // I'm so glad my sweet mama ain't got it all
JewelleryElginwatchPeg Leg HowellFairy Blues1928She's low, she's squatty, she got baby ways // She got Elgin movements, sure will make you raise
JewelleryElginwatchRobert JohnsonWalkin' Blues1936She got Elgin movements from her head down to her toes // Break in on a dollar most anywhere she goes
Brandsgibsonnicklucas01.gifMusical InstrumentsGibsonguitarRoy HarveyLonesome Weary Blues1929(spoken intro) Boys, when I'm blue and downhearted, I just reach and get my old Gibson guitar and play the weary, lonesome blues
Brandsatlantajournal01.gifNewspapersAtlanta JournalnewspaperPegleg HowellPapa Stobb1927I whistled to the paper boy, the little boy stopped // What kind of paper, boy, have you got? // I've got the Atlanta Journal, talk about the Mobile Flag
NewspapersDallas Morning NewsnewspaperLemon JeffersonOne Dime Blues1927I bought that Morning News, Lord // Then I bought a cigar too
NewspapersMobile Flagnewspaper(?)Pegleg HowellPapa Stobb1927I whistled to the paper boy, the little boy stopped // What kind of paper, boy, have you got? // I've got the Atlanta Journal, talk about the Mobile Flag (note we found no evidence of a newspaper called The Mobile Flag)
Pharma & CosmeticsCompound Catharticpurgative pills, variousBlind BlakeC.C. Pill Blues1928Hey hey mama, what you want me to do? // Take C.C. pill, that's the way for you
Pharma & CosmeticsCompound Catharticpurgative pills, variousMae GloverGas Man Blues1929"But mister gas man this cold wind surely will give me a chill". "You'd better go to the doctor, get you a CC Pill." "I ain't got no money..." "That's funny..."
Pharma & CosmeticsOvertonHigh Brown PowderIshmon BraceySaturday Blues1928Now, if you want your woman to look like the rest // You buy her High-Brown Powder, Palmer's Skin Success
Pharma & CosmeticsPalmerSkin SuccessIshmon BraceySaturday Blues1928Now, if you want your woman to look like the rest // You buy her High-Brown Powder, Palmer's Skin Success
Brandsprocterandgamblesoap01.gifPharma & CosmeticsProcter & GambleWhite Naptha SoapMississippi SheiksPlease Don't Wake It Up1931Get you a bar of P&G and take a bath tonight
Pharma & CosmeticsProcter & GambleWhite Naptha SoapMississippi SheiksDon't Wake It Up1932Get a bar of P&G and take a bath tonight
Pharma & CosmeticsunknownR-Ninety-NineBumble Bee SlimI Done Caught My Death of Cold1936Give me Oil of Ninety-Nine, Three-Six, anything! I have done caught my death of cold, Lord have mercy
Pharma & CosmeticsunknownThree SixesBumble Bee SlimI Done Caught My Death of Cold1936Give me Oil of Ninety-Nine, Three-Six, anything! I have done caught my death of cold, Lord have mercy
ServicesClark, Mr.law office prop.John EstesLawyer Clark Blues1941Now, got offices in town, resident out on Century Road // He got a nice little lake right inside the grove // Boys you know I like Mist' Clark, yes, he really is my friend // He say if I just stay out the grave, he see that I won't go to the pen
ServicesHayes, C.HundertakerWillie BlackwellMachine Gun Blues1941
ServicesWestern Uniontelegraph serviceKing Soloman HillThe Gone Dead Train1932He said If you go to the Western Union, you might get a chair // (spoken: I didn't know the Western Union run no trains) // Said if you go to the Western Union, you might get a chair // You might could watch as some of your people, and your fireman be standing right there
ServicesWestern Uniontelegraph serviceSonny Boy WilliamsonWestern Union Man1941Western Union Man, please stop by my house today (x2) // I'm expecting a call from Miss Lacey, I got to hear from her right away
Brandsbattleax01.gifTobaccoBattle Axetobacco, chewingTexas AlexanderSection Gang Blues1927Oh, Captain, Captain? // What's the matter wit' you? // If you've got any Battle Axe, please, sir, give me a chew // Lord, Captain, Captain? // What's the matter with you?
Brandsbrownsmule01.gifTobaccoBrown's Mule, R.J.Reynoldstobacco, chewingMississippi SheiksShe Ain't No Good1930A yellah gal drinks the corn whiskey and a brownskin do the same // a country girl get a chew of Brown Mule but she's getting' drunk just the same
Brandschesterfield01.gifTobaccoChesterfieldtobacco, cigarettesBuddy MossChesterfield
TobaccoChesterfieldtobacco, cigarettesJohn JacksonChesterfield
BrandsBrownAndWilliamsonGoldenGrain01.gifTobaccoGolden Graintobacco, rollingBuddy MossChesterfield
Brandslevigarrett01.gifTobaccoLevi Garretttobacco, chewingLemon JeffersonDry Southern Blues1926She had feet like a monkey, head like a teddy bear // And a mouth full of Levi Garrett pieces everywhere
Brandsgreyhound01.gifTransportGreyhoundbus lineArthur CrudupGreyhound Bus1962I was standing at the Greyhound bus station when my baby got on board // yes I was beggin' her not to leave me, baby please don't go
Brandsgreyhound02.gifTransportGreyhoundbus lineBlind Boy FullerBus Rider Blues1940G'wine catch that old Greyhound, gonna catch that old Greyhound // when I ride it from town, when I ride from town to town // I'm gonna find my little woman, don't think she can't be, don't think she can't be found
TransportGreyhoundbus lineRobert JohnsonMe And The Devil Blues1937You may bury my body down by the highway side so my old evil spirit can get a Greyhound bus and ride