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Thread #66116   Message #1095887
Posted By: curmudgeon
18-Jan-04 - 08:21 PM
Thread Name: origins: The Dutchman (Michael Smith): meanings?
Subject: RE: The Dutchman (M. Smith): meanings?
From deep within my RAM many years back when my friend Bill Madison was performing this song and I'd worked out a nice concertina bit, comes the distant memory that Margaret and the Dutchman were two children, whose adult appearance or mannerisms gave rise to the song -- Tom