First appeared in Lyrics Of Sunshine and Shadow (Dodd, Mead and Company, 1905); also appeared in Joggin’ Erlong (1906)
Minnita Daniel-Cox's glossary and pronunciation guide for Dunbar's dialect poetry appears at https://ecommons.udayton.edu/dunbar_glossary/
Dunbar, Paul Laurence, "At Night" (2021). Dunbar Music Archive. 375.