Note: Jones: "Oyster cracking is what you do when you eat oysters. There were oyster parties at churches but sometimes you just had them at home. You could put it out that you were going to have oysters and charge for eating a bowl, or you could just have a party and have oyster cracking. It was more fun to do it together in a group than alone."
About the session: The tenth of 21 recording sessions with Bessie Jones.
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