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Viewing: Firth b.27(514)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3086

Title: As sure as eggs are eggs

First Line: Whilst roaming in the woods one day, a little nest I found

Tune: Captain with his whiskers

Performers:  Hulley, Will, 1850-1878

Subjects:  Louise Caroline Alberta, Princess, 1848-1939

Themes:  PoliceFranco-Prussian War

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8613

Title: Sergeant Brown

First Line: I'm fond of the army, for soldiers they charm me

Performers:  Farley, Georgina

Themes:  Soldiers

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