Note: Jones explains that Wade in the Green Valley (Heavy, Heavy) is part of Bob-a-Needle. She iintroduces Gator. According to Step It Down, 'This play is actually a 'pawn' -- a task set a player who wants to win back a forfeited article. The judge may tell him to call out a lady of his choice and 'wade the green valley with her.' The gentleman then stands on one side of the room with his lady facing him on the other side. He asks her, 'Do you like _____?'' Her likes or dislikes determine the next steps she takes in the dance.
About the session: The tenth of 21 recording sessions with Bessie Jones.
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