Down By The Station

Down By The Station

Down By The Station is a popular song written by Lee Ricks and Slim Gaillard in 1948,[1] and most famously recorded by Tommy Dorsey. The song remains popular today as a children’s music standard. The opening lines of the song are: Down by the station, early in the morning, see the little pufferbellies all in a row. Notable covers of the song include Barney, and The Four Preps, whose version was a big hit for them in 1960.


  1. ^ National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences. "Down by the Station" Lyrics and Music. Retrieved on 2009-6-05.

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