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Son House Moves To Robinsonville

Son House Moves To Robinsonville

1930 June 1 – Son House moves to (8) Robinsonville.

Willie Moore meets Robert in (8) Robinsonville. Robert is playing a wood bodied resonator guitar (Stella?)

Robert plays with a female guitarist from west of (14) Helena.

Robert plays with Frank House (Son’s brother) in a juke in (9) Bowdre, Mississippi.

Robert plays with pianist Punk Taylor from (6) Lost Lake, Mississippi.

Repertoire includes: “Captain George Did Your Money Come?”

Captain George Did Your Money Come?
Captain George Did Your Money Come?
Captain George Did Your Money Come?
The reason I ask, I wanna borrow some.

“Make Me Down (a pallet)”
“Black Gal Whyn’cha Comb Your Head”
“You Can Mistreat Me Here But You Can’t When I Go Home”
“President McKinley”
“East St. Louis Blues”
A Thousand and Five On The Road Again” (Casey Jones variant).