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Hrothgar Lyr Add: We're in the Army Now (1917) (12) RE: Lyr Add: We're in the Army Now (1917) 19 Aug 19


During the Depression, when the unemployed were provided with "sustenance" labour - basically labour for rations and a small allowance - it became:

We're on the susso now,
We can't afford a cow,
We live in a tent,
We pay no rent,
We're on the susso now.


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