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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1917

Titles:
New comic song on the ten pound note

First Lines:
Oh, listen to my song awhile I'll please you with this ditty

Themes:
Forgery

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9131

Titles:
The ticket of leave man

First Lines:
Once I was honest and worked at my trade

Themes:
Shoemakers
Forgery
Prisons

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 12718

Titles:
Young Johnson the handsome man of Maidstone
Young Johnson

First Lines:
Come all you wild young men a warning take by me
Come all young men of learning good
Come al[l] you wild young men a warning take by me

Themes:
Forgery
Courts and law
Executions

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V13415

Titles:
The warder's story, or Waiting to hear the verdict

First Lines:
In the public service sad cases I've saw
In the public service sad cases I've met

Themes:
Forgery
Prisons
Crime - 19th century

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V13414

Titles:
Waiting for the verdict

First Lines:
Who is he now -- the big fat man
In public service sad cases I've met

Themes:
Forgery
Tichborne claimant
Crime - 19th century

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