X:1 % T:Cowhide Boots S:Lyman Enloe (1906-1998, central Missouri) M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel D:MSOTFA 004, Lyman Enloe - Rugged Road (1976) F:https://www.oldtownschool.org/fiddle/fun/cowhideboots2374.mp3 Z:Transcribed by Andrew Kuntz K:G D/E/|:GG/G/ A/G/F/A/|GG/E/ DD/E/|+slide+GB d/e/d/B/|A/B/A/F/ DD/E/| GG A/G/F/A/|GG/E/ DD|EE/G/ D/E/G/A/|1B/G/A/F/ G3G:|2B/G/A/F/ Ge/f/|| gg d>d|B/d/B/A/ G>G|A/B/c/A/ F/D/E/F/|G/A/B/G/ De/f/| gg d>d|B/d/B/A/ GG/G/|A/B/c/A/ F/D/E/F/|1G[GB] [GB]e/f/:|2 G[GB] [GB]D/E/||
COWHIDE BOOTS. Old-Time, Breakdown. G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AB (Silberberg): AABB' (Phillips). Carthy Sisco's recording has the parts reversed from the usual order. The tune is to sourced to fiddler Lyman Enloe (1906-1998), who was born into a musical family in Cole County, Missouri, on the northern edge of the Ozarks. He moved to central Missouri and played with a number of influential fiddlers, including Tony Gilmore.