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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V727

Titles:
Why can't Paddy be a gentleman

First Lines:
Being told Pat couldn't be a gentleman, I've set myself the task

Subjects:
Ireland

Themes:
Nationality

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 3272

Titles:
Paddy Magee, or The three dreams
Paddy Magee
Paddy Magee's dream

First Lines:
John Bull he was an Englishman, and he went on tramp one day
John Bull, he was an Englishman, and he went on tramp one day
Faith here comes Paddy Magee, Magee, Magee
John Bull he was an Englishman, he went on the tramp one day

Themes:
Nationality

Edition - Bod633

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V20551

Title: The monkey who has seen the world, a new song

First Line: My name's Mr. Pug, and as all of you know

Themes:  Nationalities

Edition - Bod12803

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed at the \"Catnach Press,\" by W.S. Fortey, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3272

Title: Paddy Magee's dream

First Line: John Bull he was an Englishman, he went on the tramp one day

Themes:  Nationality

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2653

Title: Alice Ben Bolt

First Line: Oh! don't you remember sweet Alice Ben Bolt

Harding B 11(2917)

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Edition - Bod13821

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3934

Title: An English girl for me

First Line: Old Scotland, with her lordly hills, can boast of maidens fair

Themes:  Nationality

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 5492

Title: When I saw sweet Nelly home

First Line: In the sky the bright stars glitter'd

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13778

Title: I'm leaving thee in sorrow Annie

First Line: I'm leaving thee in sorrow, Annie

Harding B 11(59)

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Edition - Bod16666

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Sold by J. Pitts, 14, Great St. Andrew-street, Seven-Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V11585

Title: The roast beef of old England, a cantata

First Line: Twas at the gates of Calais, Hogarth tells

Authors:  Forrest, F.

Subjects:  Hogarth, William, 1697-1764

Themes:  Nationality

Harding B 5(39)

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Harding B 23(47)

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Johnson Ballads 969

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Johnson Ballads 970

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Johnson Ballads 971

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Johnson Ballads 972

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V11585

Titles:
O' the roast beef of old England &c
The roast beef of old England, a cantata

First Lines:
'Twas at the gate of Calais, Hogarth tells
Twas at the gates of Calais, Hogarth tells

Subjects:
England
Hogarth, William, 1697-1764

Themes:
Nationality
Patriotism

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V169

Titles:
Banners of blue
The banners of blue

First Lines:
Strike up, strike up, strike up
Strike up, strike up, Scottish, minstrels so gay!

Subjects:
Scotland

Themes:
Scottish nationalism

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8226

Titles:
The coy cook-maid, who was courted importunately by Irish, Welsh, Spanish, French and Dutch, but at last was conquered by a poor English taylor

First Lines:
Joan scrub'd up her rooms, made all things clean

Themes:
Nationality
Tailors

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3934

Titles:
An English girl for me

First Lines:
Old Scotland, with her lordly hills, can boast of maidens fair

Themes:
Nationality
Girls

Edition - Bod18041

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad

Title: A new song on the restoration of Ireland's rights

First Line: You gallant sons of Erin's isle

Themes:  Irish nationalism

Harding B 26(571)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod20767

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V727

Title: Why can't Paddy be a gentleman

First Line: Being told Pat couldn't be a gentleman, I've set myself the task

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Nationality

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5558

Title: The four jolly smiths

First Line: Four jolly smiths with their hammers great

Themes:  Blacksmiths

2806 b.11(213)

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Edition - Bod22879

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad

Title: Old Erin's freenom! [sic]

First Line: As I walked out the other day

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Irish nationalism

2806 c.8(43)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod23421

Imprint Names:  Walter, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [c.1700]

Imprint: Printed for J. Walter, at the Hand and Pen in High-Holbourn


Ballad - Roud Number: V8226

Title: The coy cook-maid, who was courted importunately by Irish, Welsh, Spanish, French and Dutch, but at last was conquered by a poor English taylor

First Line: Joan scrub'd up her rooms, made all things clean

Tune: There was a brisk lass

References:

ESTC: R232924

Themes:  TailorsNationality

Douce Ballads 1(29b)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4795

Titles:
A sup of good whisky

First Lines:
A sup of good whisky will make you glad

Themes:
Nationality
Drinking
Professions

Edition - Bod5752

Imprint Names:  Sanderson

Imprint Locations:  Edinburgh

Date  between 1830 and 1910

Imprint: Sanderson, Printer, Edinburgh


Ballad - Roud Number: V4795

Title: A sup of good whisky

First Line: A sup of good whisky will make you glad

Themes:  DrinkingProfessionsNationality

Firth c.22(13)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 3185

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod6136

Imprint Names:  Wrighton, D.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1812 and 1830

Imprint: D. Wrighton, Printer, Snow Hill, Birmingham

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Firth b.26(522).


Ballad - Roud Number: V4795

Title: A sup of good whisky

First Line: A sup of good whisky will make you glad

Tune: Chapter of Kings

Themes:  DrinkingProfessionsNationality

Firth c.22(12)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 25(1853)

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 1500a

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 1500b

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 1501a

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 1501b

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 3052

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod21870

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 690


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V20975

Title: The Yankey boy from Croix!

First Line: Tarnation glad to see you all

Performers:  Walker, Alfred

Themes:  Americans

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3931

Title: No English need apply!

First Line: May I ask for your attention, to listen to my song

Performers:  Aldridge, Harry

Themes:  PatriotismNationality

Firth c.26(302)

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Edition - Bod5609

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryal & Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7672

Title: Who's dat knocking at de door

First Line: I hab just come down on a little bit ob spree

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V169

Title: The banners of blue

First Line: Strike up, strike up, strike up

Notes:  The same setting of type as Harding B 11(2652) but with a different first ballad

Subjects:  Scotland

Themes:  Scottish nationalism

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1864

Title: The cuckoo

First Line: Now the sun is in the west

Notes:  The same setting of type as Harding B 11(2652) but with a different first ballad

Themes:  Pastoral

Firth b.26(251)

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Harding B 11(4175)

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Harding B 11(4175A)

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Edition - Bod12549

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3704

Title: The moon behind the hill

First Line: I watched last night the rising moon

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3931

Title: No English need apply

First Line: May I ask your attention and listen to my song

Subjects:  Louise Caroline Alberta, Princess, 1848-1939Blondin, Charles, 1824-1897

Themes:  NationalityRoyal familyMonumentsNavy - Great Britain

Harding B 11(2485)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9254

Titles:
The contest

First Lines:
It being eighteen hundred, in the year thirty-five

Themes:
Nationality
Politics and government - 19th century
1835

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3931

Titles:
No English need apply!
No English need apply

First Lines:
May I ask your attention and listen to my song
May I ask for your attention, to listen to my song

Subjects:
Louise Caroline Alberta, Princess, 1848-1939
Blondin, Charles, 1824-1897

Themes:
Nationality
Royal family
Patriotism
Navy - Great Britain
Monuments

Edition - Bod15650

Imprint Names:  Sanderson

Imprint Locations:  Edinburgh

Date  between 1830 and 1910

Imprint: Sanderson, Printer, High Street, Edinburgh


Ballad - Roud Number: V9254

Title: The contest

First Line: It being eighteen hundred, in the year thirty-five

Themes:  Politics and government - 19th century1835Nationality

Harding B 17(59b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod669

Imprint Names:  Grove, F.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1623 and 1661

Imprint: London, Printed for Fran. Grove on Snow-hill


Ballad - Roud Number: V29756

Title: The new medley: or, A song composed of the rairest tunes

First Line: I am a bonny Scot sir, my name is Mickle John

References:

ESTC: R180945

Themes:  Commonwealth and protectorate, 1649-1660Politics and government - 17th centuryNationalityAnglo-Dutch War, 1652-1654

Edition - Bod663

Imprint Names:  March, R. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1877 and 1884

Imprint: R. March & Co., St. James's Walk, Clerkenwell, London

Notes:  Two sheets forming a songbook. With advertisements, poems, and prose pieces. Stamped: Bodleian Library, 22 April, 1918. Large format

Series Identifier: R. March & Co.'s Sole Right Edition 37


1st Ballad

Title: Is it any injustice to England?

First Line: I was thinking tonight, as I sat in the gloaming

Authors:  Williams, Charles

Performers:  MacNally, Jessie

Themes:  Patriotism

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8671

Title: A health to thee, Tom Moor[e]

First Line: My boat is on the shore

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 5266

Title: Pretty pond lilies

First Line: Whilst waiting in the lane for you, darling

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V5839

Title: Stick to the whisky you're used to

First Line: To London repaired from the purty green Isle

Performers:  Leslie, Fred

Themes:  Irish - England

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 12904

Title: Mary of Argyle

First Line: I have heard the mavis singing

6th Ballad

Title: The Irish Italian grinder. Or, The Irish Mickey

First Line: You'd think by the style of my cost [sic]

Authors:  Duffy, H.A.Powell, Orlando

Performers:  Munroe, Walter

Themes:  Organ-grinders

7th Ballad

Title: He's gone

First Line: I'm going home, said a masher bold

Performers:  Jones, Paul

8th Ballad

Title: Dear love

First Line: I do not dare to tell thee, dear

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V4783

Title: The horn of chase

First Line: To join the chase at break of day

10th Ballad

Title: The brothers Maloney

First Line: The brothers Maloney were rollicking boys

Authors:  West, Arthur, 1864-1894

Performers:  Sullivan, Rose, 1863-1895

Subjects:  Ireland

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V28723

Title: The English rose

First Line: Among the fairest flowers that Dame Nature grows

Performers:  Robina, Florrie, 1867-1953

Themes:  Patriotism

12th Ballad - Roud Number: V31103

Title: They're after me

First Line: To be a man sought after ev'rywhere is rather sweet

Authors:  Pink, Wal, 1862-1922

Performers:  Freeman, Harry

Themes:  TimesNationalityRoyal family

13th Ballad - Roud Number: V29903

Title: Fairly knocked the Yankees in Chicago

First Line: I have always had a notion, I should cause a great commotion

Authors:  Walsh, James

Performers:  Tilley, Vesta, 1864-1952Stockwell, Walter

Subjects:  Chicago (U.S.A.)

Themes:  Emigration - IrishWorld's Fair, Chicago

14th Ballad - Roud Number: V4508

Title: Mutual pity

First Line: Tom, ever jovial, ever gay

15th Ballad
16th Ballad

Title: Welcome home

First Line: How sweet it is for wanderers

Performers:  Munroe, Walter

17th Ballad - Roud Number: V17183

Title: Songs of childhood

First Line: Songs of childhood! how they haunt us

Performers:  Elliott, Meredith

18th Ballad - Roud Number: V29124

Title: When the winkle man goes by

First Line: Say, boys, on Sunday what a treat!

Themes:  Street traders

19th Ballad - Roud Number: V20490

Title: Now then Molly

First Line: I live with my granny, in a pretty home

Themes:  Irish

20th Ballad - Roud Number: V30100

Title: That moved him

First Line: A quiet little street is mine, and quietness is right

Authors:  Morton, R.

Performers:  Rudd, Austin

21st Ballad - Roud Number: V6243

Title: Little sweetheart, come and kiss me

First Line: Little sweetheart, come and kiss me

22nd Ballad - Roud Number: 4871

Title: Uncle Ned

First Line: There was an old nigger, his name was Uncle Ned

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

23rd Ballad

Title: Tit for tat

First Line: If you cross the hill by my father's mill

24th Ballad

Title: Hi! Kelly!

First Line: Hi! Kelly! Hi! Kelly! Hi! Kelly! Hi! Kelly! Hi! Kelly! bring your boat

Themes:  Boating

25th Ballad - Roud Number: V1629

Title: When will you meet me again Norah?

First Line: When will you meet me again, Norah?

26th Ballad

Title: They all take after me

First Line: Folks say I ought to think myself the luckiest of men

Authors:  Connor, T.W.

Performers:  Randall, Harry, 1860-1932

Themes:  IrishFamily life

27th Ballad - Roud Number: V1171

Title: Kate Kearney

First Line: Oh, have you not heard of Kate Kearney

Authors:  Morgan, Sydney, Lady Morgan

28th Ballad - Roud Number: V1753

Title: They say there is some distant land

First Line: They say there is some distant land

29th Ballad - Roud Number: V6762

Title: Daddy wouldn't buy me a sweetheart

First Line: I'm not a silly sort of girl

Authors:  Godwin, WillPowell, Orlando

Performers:  Forrest, Arthur, 1858-1908

30th Ballad - Roud Number: V2976

Title: The wanderer's return

First Line: When, as a lad, long years ago

Authors:  Atkins, NortonPowell, Orlando

Performers:  Chaplin, Charles, d. 1901

31st Ballad

Title: Good health to the bridal pair

First Line: Myself and my relatives -- also the lodger --

Authors:  Atkins, Norton

Performers:  Reece, Arthur

Themes:  Royal family

32nd Ballad - Roud Number: V32457

Title: If I hear that again I shall clear the court

First Line: Pray, usher, cry \"Silence,\" I now take my seat

Performers:  Fairburn, George, 1864-1918

Subjects:  Edward VII, King of Great Britain, 1841-1910

Themes:  Courts and law

33rd Ballad - Roud Number: V10154

Title: Dear old boy

First Line: What a lot a pals we have when we've got the rhino

Authors:  McGlennon, Felix

Performers:  Hylton, Millie, 1868-1920

34th Ballad - Roud Number: V8762

Title: Where Liffey rolls its silver stream

First Line: Where Liffey rolls its silver stream

Subjects:  Ireland

35th Ballad - Roud Number: V2158

Title: Let Erin remember the days of old

First Line: Let Erin remember the days of old

Authors:  Moore, Thomas

Subjects:  Ireland

36th Ballad

Title: How they do it

First Line: Have you ever watched the fellows

Performers:  Leslie, Fanny, 1856-1935

37th Ballad - Roud Number: V13542

Title: The wanderer

First Line: There's a grey-hair'd old woman who mourns for her boy

Performers:  Farrell, Nelly, d. 1889

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

38th Ballad - Roud Number: V9264

Title: Old England's a lion

First Line: Old England's a lion, stretch'd out at his ease

Authors:  O'Keeffe, John, 1747-1833

39th Ballad - Roud Number: 18834

Title: There is a tavern in the town

First Line: There is a tavern in the town, in the town

Authors:  Hills, W.H.

40th Ballad - Roud Number: V30343

Title: His mother'll lose a son

First Line: A blackguard named Jack Hollagan's the biggest scamp in town

Authors:  Brown, Tom

Performers:  Caffery, Frank

41st Ballad - Roud Number: V23181

Title: I'm not

First Line: \"Appearance is deceptive\" -- that's a truth you may declare --

Performers:  Freeman, Harry

42nd Ballad - Roud Number: V25419

Title: Boys will be boys

First Line: A pretty little boy was Ned, when quite a little nipper on my knee

Authors:  McCarthy, Dennis J.

Performers:  McCarthy, Dennis J.

43rd Ballad - Roud Number: V2084

Title: Paddy's pastoral rhapsody

First Line: As Molly the other day, sir

Attributation: Sung by the Author in his Irish Evenings

44th Ballad - Roud Number: 5207

Title: Teddy O'Neal

First Line: I've seen the mud cabin he danced his wild jig in

Themes:  Irish

45th Ballad - Roud Number: V21112

Title: The blarney

First Line: Oh, did you ne'er hear of the Blarney

Authors:  Lover, Samuel, 1797-1868

46th Ballad - Roud Number: V13985

Title: Rich and rare were the gems she wore

First Line: Rich and rare were the gems she wore

47th Ballad - Roud Number: V7936

Title: Cushlamachree

First Line: Dear Erin, how sweetly thy green bosom rises

Subjects:  Ireland

48th Ballad

Title: Kate O'Grady

First Line: They say that an Irishman dotes on three things

Authors:  Osborne, Charles

Performers:  Carney, Tom, 1859-1911

Subjects:  Ireland

49th Ballad - Roud Number: V8065

Title: The story of a kiss

First Line: The girl I adore is a charmer divine

Authors:  Pink, Wal, 1862-1922Le Brunn, George, 1863-1905

Performers:  Godfrey, Charles, 1851-1900

50th Ballad - Roud Number: 1303

Title: Bold Robin Hood

First Line: Bold Robin Hood, was a forester good

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

51st Ballad - Roud Number: V20280

Title: The press gang

First Line: Sit round the galley fire, my lads, and listen while I sing

Authors:  Watson, Michael, d. 1889

Themes:  Sailors

52nd Ballad - Roud Number: V24729

Title: He's the man to win the day

First Line: When a trembling lover dies

53rd Ballad - Roud Number: V32778

Title: Hi, boys! hi, boys! or Uncle Joes spree

First Line: I, from the country came up

Authors:  Rogers, E.W., 1864-1913Le Brunn, George, 1863-1905

Performers:  Tilley, Vesta, 1864-1952

Themes:  Countryman in LondonEntertainments

54th Ballad - Roud Number: V3548

Title: Guiding light

First Line: White crested is the murky sea

Authors:  Bingham, G.C.Henry, John

Themes:  Shipwreck

55th Ballad - Roud Number: V15719

Title: The emigrant ship

First Line: See yon vessel, in the harbour

Performers:  Leyton, George, 1864-1948

Themes:  Emigration

56th Ballad - Roud Number: V32283

Title: Ivanhoe

First Line: Now ladies do not think for a moment I'm a single man

Performers:  Munroe, Walter

Subjects:  Sullivan, Arthur, 1842-1900

Themes:  Theaters

57th Ballad

Title: \"Out\"

First Line: In the Gentlemen's bar at the \"Crumpet and Pig,\"

Authors:  Wilmott, C.

Performers:  Harvey, Fred, 1856-1895

58th Ballad - Roud Number: V32274

Title: I havn't made any enquiries

First Line: A young man who once heard me sing stood up and said

Performers:  Freeman, Harry

59th Ballad

Title: In darkest London

First Line: I don't see why old General Booth

Authors:  Lonsdale, T.S.

Performers:  Freeman, Harry

Subjects:  Booth, William, 1829-1912

Themes:  Salvation Army

60th Ballad - Roud Number: V17613

Title: Don't run down the Irish

First Line: It seems to be the thing, tho' I

Authors:  Williams, Charles

Performers:  MacNally, Jessie

Themes:  Irish

61st Ballad - Roud Number: V6629

Title: Voices of the past

First Line: To-night the bells of mem'ry chime

Authors:  Lennox, Lindsay

62nd Ballad - Roud Number: V12012

Title: Love's rebuke

First Line: Ye hapless ones who say, \"Love's but a dream,\"

Performers:  McKay, Iver

63rd Ballad - Roud Number: V25725

Title: The difference between east and west

First Line: Many people love the study of our fellow folk, mankind

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  Entertainments

64th Ballad - Roud Number: V13842

Title: Sing, sweet harp

First Line: Sing, sweet harp, oh sing to me

Authors:  Moore, Thomas

Themes:  Irish

65th Ballad - Roud Number: V4143

Title: A nice quiet week

First Line: Wilkins, and Winks, and Binks, and I, feeling our nerves undone

Authors:  Harrington, John Patrick, b. 1865Le Brunn, George, 1863-1905

Performers:  Tilley, Vesta, 1864-1952

66th Ballad

Title: She put it in her diary

First Line: Now once there was a maiden who was up to every move

Performers:  LeBlanc, Marie

Themes:  Seduction and abandonmentBreach of promise

67th Ballad

Title: The pretty little girl that I know

First Line: There's a pretty little girl that I know

Performers:  Coborn, Charles, 1852-1945

68th Ballad - Roud Number: V11429

Title: Sarah, Sarah. Or a donkey cart built for two

First Line: I've got such a nice young man

Authors:  Bedford, Harry

Performers:  Carney, Kate, 1868-1950

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