From West Virginia. Based on a middle aged English carol (The Fox And The Goose). The British Museum has an original manuscript. Folk & bluegrass standard.
Perry Mason [as Fox Walked Out]
Cyril Biddick [as Old Daddy Fox on World Library Of Folk And Primitive Music Vol. 1]
Jimmie F. Rodgers [as The Fox And The Goose]
Rosalie Sorrels [to a different tune]
Cyril Tawney [as Old Daddy Fox]
Also the subject of a children's book, illustrated by Peter Spier: The Fox Went Out On A Chilly Night.