The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #13736 Message #114617
Posted By: Joe Offer
16-Sep-99 - 12:51 AM
Thread Name: Tune Req: The Face on the Bar-room Floor
Subject: RE: Tune Req: 'The Face on the Bar-room Floor'
Hmmm. My guess it that the D'Arcy poem is the original source. We did quite a bit of research on it in this thread (click) a while back. I'd agree, though - the poem gets a little foggy, and it's much easier to follow the story in the song. I'll see what I can dig up about the songwriters.