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Edition - Bod9502

Imprint Names:  McCall, W.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  between 1857 and 1877

Imprint: W. M'Call, printer, 4, Cartwright Place, Byrom Street, Liverpool

Ballad - Roud Number: V15361

Title: The Irish new policeman

First Line: Your pardon gents and ladies all

Themes:  Police

Firth c.17(150)

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Edition - Bod1280

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: John Harkness, Printer, 121, Church street; Office -- 4, North Road, Preston

Series Identifier: 68

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15357

Title: The new police

First Line: I'm one of the new police -- egad!

Notes:  Five stanzas

Themes:  Police

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 21272

Title: The grand conversation under the rose

First Line: As Mars and Minerva were viewing some instruments

Subjects:  Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821

2806 c.13(141)

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Edition - Bod5698

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: Manchester; Printed by Thomas Pearson, Machine Printer, 4, and 6, Chadderton Street, Oldham Road

Series Identifier: 556

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1745

Title: The reason why

First Line: One night in cold December, I've reason to remember

Themes:  ProstitutionPolice

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V32622

Title: Run 'em in

First Line: I suppose you don't know who we are

Attributation: Sung by Harry Jones and G.S. Holden

Performers:  Jones, HarryHolden, G.S.

Themes:  Police

Firth c.17(151)

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Firth c.26(300)

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Edition - Bod7425

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: Manchester: T. Pearson, Machine Printer, 4 and 6, Chadderton Street, Oldham Road

Series Identifier: 692

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3901

Title: Happy costermonger Bill

First Line: I'm a member of a class of boys

Attributation: Written and composed by Mr. Frank W. Egerton expressly for Jolly little Lewis ... and ... Fred. Rickards, Liverpool

Authors:  Egerton, Frank W.

Performers:  LewisRickards, Fred

Performance Locations:  Liverpool

Themes:  Street traders

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4626

Title: Nelly's gone for ever

First Line: Leaving the village at the dawning

Performers:  Christy Minstrels

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V7365

Title: Bom, bom, bom, or, Pretty Polly Pringle

First Line: I'll sing s [sic] tale, and tell a song

Performers:  Leybourne, George, 1842-1884

Themes:  Rejected suitorPolice

Firth b.26(66)

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Firth c.14(310)

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