The pickaninnies paradise / words by Sam Ehrlich ; music by Nat Osborne.
Song for voice and piano.
First line of text: What's the matter honey there's a tear in your eye.
First line of chorus: You lay your black kinky head in a bed on a pillow of white.
Cover ill.: Aged African American woman and child, workers in a cotton field. Photos of The Courtney Sisters and Harry Von Tilzer.
Introduced with great success by The Courtney Sisters--Cover.