Search icon An illustration of a magnifying glass. User icon An illustration of a person's head and chest. Sign up Log in. The second version is the original version. The first version is the version taught to Northern school Children.
Oh, 'twas down in the woods of the Arkansaw, And the night was cloudy and the wind was raw, And he didn't have a bed, and he didn't have a bite, And if he hadn't fiddled, he'd a travelled all night. But he came to a cabin, and an old gray man, And says he, "Where am I going? Now tell me if you can. You'll forget about your supper, you'll forget about your home, You'll forget you ever started out in Arkansaw to roam.
Then the stranger asked the fiddler, "Won't you play the rest for me? Then the stranger took the fiddle, with a riddy-diddle-diddle, And the strings began to tingle at the jingle of the bow, While the old man sat and listened, and his eyes with pleasure glistened, As he shouted, "Hallelujah!
And hurray for Joe! Oh, there was a little boy and his name was Bo, Went out into the woods when the moon was low, And he met an old bear who was hungry for a snack, And his folks are still a-waiting for Bosephus to come back. For the boy became the teacher of this kind and gentle creature Who can play upon the fiddle in a very skillful way. And they'll never, ever sever, and they'll travel on forever, Bosephus and the fiddle and the old black bear.
I'm bringin' home a baby bumblebee Won't my mommy be so proud of me I'm bringin' home a baby bumblebee—Ow! It stung me! I'm squishin' up my baby bumblebee Won't my mommy be so proud of me I'm squishin' up my baby bumblebee-Yuck! Follow Us. All rights reserved. Frizzle from "The Magic School Bus". Quasimodo from "The Hunchback of Notre Dame". From to , the Travelers played at Ray Winder Field. Bill Valentine , a former American League umpire and chosen as general manager for the Travelers from to , began to promote the historic nature of Ray Winder Field.
The ballpark gained recognition as one of the oldest still active parks in minor league baseball, and fans traveled to Little Rock to experience the nostalgia and sample the baseball history represented by Ray Winder Field.
However, after nearly three-quarters of a century, the field was showing signs of age and after a successful special election in , the team moved to a new stadium at the start of the season and the field was demolished in In , the field saw the largest crowd to watch a baseball game in Arkansas history as Ray Winder played host to about 12, people; the crowd had come from all over to see Fernando Valenzuela 's rehabilitation start.
It is primarily used for baseball and is the home field of the Arkansas Travelers minor league baseball team. It holds at least 7, people. Stephens named the ballpark in honor of two pairs of baseball-loving brothers; Stephens Inc. Both Dickey brothers worked for Stephens Inc. Bill, who caught for the Little Rock Travelers, also managed the club for one season following a year Hall-of-Fame career with the New York Yankees that included seven World Series titles.
In the team introduced new road jerseys and alternate caps that paid homage to the Travs' home city. The jerseys had "Little Rock" written across the chest. Nostalgia is in these days and the retro look has become stylish, We were the Little Rock Travelers for years and after all this time we thought we lost the identification with Little Rock. The LR logo has had success on our replica caps and we thought that the time to make this change was right now.
Bishop's documentary. The All- American Readheads womens basketball team they played from to In C. In the Redheads were from Cassville , Mo. The femine courtsters, who were touring the east in claimed to have played before a half million people since they begin in Two of the members don't quite make the six-foot mark are Hazel Vickers , Peggy Lawson.
This femine team plays only men's teams under men's rules. The girls are employees of the Olson Beauty Salons in Missouri. His wife Lorene "Butch" Moore played on the team and was the most successful scorer in the history of the Redheads , scoring 35, points in 11 seasons. She could sink 25 free throws in a row from a kneeling position at the free throw line. Orwell and Lorene bought the team and moved its to Caraway , Arkansas inThe Arkansas Traveler Arkansans have long been known for their hospitality and their love of their beautiful state. This certificate expresses the state’s special recognition to out-of-state visitors who have contributed to the progress, enjoyment or well-being of the State of Arkansas or to her people.