Broadside Ballads Online

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See Johnson Ballads 2154b for the caption of the illustration, which reads: \"That's a good cheese, shopman! send me a quarter of a pound, and let your boy bring the bill.\" [below] Why is a drawn tooth like a thing forgot? Because it's out of the head.

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Viewing: 2806 c.9(45)

Sheet Notes:  Slip

Ballad - Roud Number: V19739

Title: A much admired song call'd Tie my toes to the bed

First Line: When I first came to Dublin I veiwd [sic] barrack stree[t]


IconClass Codes:
46B24: Shopkeeper
46B13: Shop, store
46B27: Customer

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