In Reply to: Elgin movement posted by Steve McCallum on October 20, 2008 at 08:10:
: Can someone please enlighten me as to the origin of 'elgin movement'? Blues artist Robert Johnson makes reference to 'elgin movement' in his song Walkin' Blues.
Elgin is a watch. Maybe that is the origin. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Elgin_Watch_Company