Bette Botter
Composer: Carolyn Wells / Traditional

The rhyme was first published as The Butter Betty Bought by Carolyn Wells in the late 1890s. It has subsequently been published and recorded with many variations. The title Bette Botter is commonly used.


Peter Rowan plays on Bette Botter on the following album:

info Laughing Waters, Radhika Miller, 1995

There are many other recordings of variations of the rhyme.

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