The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #67186   Message #1121690
Posted By: Billy Weeks
23-Feb-04 - 07:54 AM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Mary Ann, She's after Me
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: Mary Anne, she's after me
All that needs to be added to Delphinium's posting is that the publication date was 1911, the same year that George Bastow first recorded the song.   A lovely performance, by the way, and no doubt the ultimate source (er, I'm not sure about 'ultimate' in referring to the past) of all orally recovered versions.