Don't Put a Sales Tax on the Women

Recording Date: 
Sunday, November 14, 2010

I first heard this on the New Lost City Ramblers LP of songs of the depression, but was reminded of it a couple of years back when Michael Frisch sang it at a Oral History convention. Those oral historians know how to have a good convention. In looking around for the lyrics, I see that it was recorded by Eddie Cantor in the 1930s. Although I do it as a simple instrumental here, it is fun to sing.

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