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Quotation by Administration in the State of Miss
O Jesse had a wife, a mourner all her life And the children they were brave, But the dirty little coward that shot Mr. Howard He laid Jesse James in his grave.
Administration in the State of Miss, U.S. public relief program (1935-1943). The ending of a traditional ballad; "Mr. Howard" was James. Missouri: A Guide to the "Show Me" State (The WPA Guide to Missouri), p. 159, in "Music," Duell, Sloan and Pearce.
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