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Edition - Bod8995

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Reprinted from the London Daily Express

Ballad - Roud Number: V23358

Title: The day

First Line: You boasted the day, and you toasted the day

Authors:  Chappell, Henry

Themes:  Great war, 1914-1918

Firth c.14(340)

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Edition - Bod19882

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1916]

Notes:  The border is printed in red ink


Title: Carry on!

First Line: Take one step at a time, the longest walk will end

Authors:  J., W.

Themes:  Great War, 1914-1918

Johnson Ballads 2391

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Edition - Bod19364

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [c.1919]

Imprint: To be obtained from the Printers, 204, Hammersmith Road


Title: The men who manned the guns

First Line: Where are the lads of the village to-day?

Themes:  UnemploymentGreat War, 1914-1918

Johnson Ballads 1368

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