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Viewing: Johnson Ballads 1689A

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V6422

Title: Jim Crow's account of the snow fight

First Line: It need good conscience tell a story

Notes:  Verse and prose. From the Evening Post of Saturday Jan. 20, 1838

Themes:  Edinburgh University, student riots

2nd Ballad

Title: The Charlies to the row have gone

First Line: Oh! all the Charlies to the row have gone

Tune: The minstrel boy

Themes:  Edinburgh University, student riots

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