Welty’s Mosquito

“Mosquito”, by Flo Field Hampton, arranged by Harry L. Alford. Crystal Springs, Mississippi: Flo Field Hampton Publishing Co., c. 1926. Eudora Welty illustrated the cover for this musical piece written by Flo Field Hampton, her English teacher at Jackson Junior-Senior High School: “O Mos-qui-ta, Mos-qui-ta, you bi-ta my feet-a!” (Special Collections, University of Mississippi)

2 Replies to “Welty’s Mosquito”

  1. Is it possible to obtain an original copy of the sheet music. I have a FB contact who is organizing a museum in Crystal Springs MS.

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