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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8268

Titles:
The Dublin newsmonger. A new song

First Lines:
You may sing of your waggoners, watchmen, or ploughmen

Subjects:
Dublin (Ireland)

Themes:
Newspapers

Edition - Bod15451

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V8268

Title: The Dublin newsmonger. A new song

First Line: You may sing of your waggoners, watchmen, or ploughmen

Subjects:  Dublin (Ireland)

Themes:  Newspapers

Harding B 25(555)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod13932

Imprint Names:  Shelmerdine, W.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1800 and 1849

Imprint: W. Shelmerdine & Co. Printers


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12763

Title: Cripple of Cornwal

First Line: There was a bold cripple as I have heard say

Themes:  Beggars

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8268

Title: The Irish newsman. A new song

First Line: You may sing of your waggoners, ploughboys, and watchmen

Themes:  Newspapers

Harding B 11(745)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V13729

Titles:
The beggar's lament

First Lines:
The beggars are ruined oh, dear, -- oh, dear

Subjects:
Times

Themes:
Newspapers
Beggars
Foreigners

Edition - Bod12368

Imprint Names:  Paul, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: London: Printed and Published by C. Paul, 18, Gt. St. Andrew St., Broad St. Bloomsbury


Ballad - Roud Number: V13729

Title: The beggar's lament

First Line: The beggars are ruined oh, dear, -- oh, dear

Subjects:  Times

Themes:  BeggarsNewspapersForeigners

Harding B 11(224)

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Edition - Bod12678

Imprint Names:  Larrance, G.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1828

Imprint: Printed by G. Larrance, Dorset Street, for R. Farquharson, of Plumtree Street, Bloomsbury


Ballad

Title: The newsman's address to his customers, 1828

First Line: Excuse me, sir, I must not wait

Themes:  Social statusNewspapers

Harding B 11(2669)

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Edition - Bod13969

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 6, Gt. St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad

Title: Crummy the newsman

First Line: Not far from St. James's as many can tell

Tune: When I was a chicken

Themes:  NewspapersDomestic strife

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 297

Title: Lover's meeting

First Line: As down in cupid's garden with pleasure I did go

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 11(759)

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Edition - Bod7369

Imprint Names:  Walker, G.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1797 and 1834

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 61


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V248

Title: Sammy Slap the bill sticker

First Line: I'm Sammy Slap the bill-sticker, and you must all agree sirs

Themes:  BillpostingNewspapers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15012

Title: The maniac

First Line: Hush! 'tis the night watch, he guards my lonely cell!

Themes:  Insanity

Firth b.26(508)

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Harding B 11(3419)

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Johnson Ballads 1665

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Johnson d.1773(p. 131v)

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Edition - Bod14315

Imprint Names:  Fowler

Imprint Locations:  Salisbury

Date  between 1770 and 1800

Imprint: Fowler, Printer, Salisbury


Ballad - Roud Number: V22687

Title: Tippee and twaddle. A new comic song

First Line: On sturdy, stout Dobbin, I mounted my saddle

Tune: Let care be a stranger to each jovial soul

References:

ESTC: T50349

Subjects:  Twining, Richard, 1749-1824

Themes:  FashionsTaxationTeaNewspapers

Harding B 14(53)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V248

Titles:
Sammy Slap the bill sticker
Sammy Slap the bill-sticker
The bill sticker

First Lines:
I'm Sammy Slap the bill-sticker, and you must all agree, sirs
I'm Sammy Slap the bill-sticker
I am Sammy Slap the bill-sticker, and you must all agree, sirs
I'm Sammy Slap, the bill sticker and you must all agree, sirs
I'm Sammy Slap, the bill-sticker, and you must all agree, sirs
I'm Sammy Slap the bill-sticker, and you must all agree sirs

Subjects:
London (England)

Themes:
Billposting
Actors
Newspapers
Nelson Memorial

Edition - Bod4690

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  1796

Ballad - Roud Number: 263

Title: The Berkshire tragedy, or, The Wittam miller

First Line: Young men and maidens all give ear

References:

ESTC: T21548

Subjects:  Oxford (England)

Themes:  Seduction and abandonmentMurderNewspapers

Firth b.28(40c)

Notes:  Firth b.28(40c) is stamped: F. Madan, B.N.C., Oxford.


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Firth c.17(216)

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Harding B 6(97)

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Harding B 23(22)

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Johnson Ballads 2341

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Johnson Ballads 2342

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8099

Titles:
Write to Bell's Life

First Lines:
If you read the Sunday papers down the correspondents' page

Themes:
Bell's life in London, and Sporting Chronicle
Newspapers

Edition - Bod12519

Imprint Names:  Jackson, W. and Son

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1842 and 1855

Imprint: Jackson & Son, (late J. Russell,) Printers Moor street, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 21831

Title: Miss Lucy Neal

First Line: Come all you niggers old and young

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8099

Title: Write to Bell's Life

First Line: If you read the Sunday papers down the correspondents' page

Tune: Dicky birds

Themes:  NewspapersBell's life in London, and Sporting Chronicle

Harding B 11(2443)

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Edition - Bod24073

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 263

Title: The Berkshire tragedy, or, The Wittam miller

First Line: Young men and maidens all give ear

References:

ESTC: T205905

Subjects:  Oxford (England)

Themes:  Seduction and abandonmentMurderNewspapersCrime - 18th century

Douce Ballads 3(1b)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 263

Titles:
The Berkshire trgedy [sic], or The Wittam miller
Cruel miller
Cruel miller or, Love and murder!
Bloody miller
The Berkshire tragedy; or, The Wittam miller
False hearted miller
The Berkshire tragedy, or the Wittam miller
The Berkshire tragedy, or, the Wittam miller
The Wittham-miller, ... or The Berkshire tragedy
The Berkshire tragedy, or, The Wittam miller
The Berkshire tragedy; or The Wittam miller
Cruel miller or Love and murder
The cruel miller
The Berkshire trgedy [sic], or, The Wittam miller

First Lines:
Young men and maidens all give ear
Young men and maidens give ear
Young men and maidens all give
My parents educated me -- good learning gave to me
My parents educated and good learning gave to me
My parents educated me, good learning gave to me
My parents educated, and good learning gave to me
My parents educated me -- good learning gave me
My parents educated me good learning gave to me
Young men and maidens give attention

Subjects:
Oxford (England)

Themes:
Murder
Newspapers
Seduction
Crime - 18th century
Seduction and abandonment
Crime - 19th century
Pregnancy

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