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Thread #66740   Message #1328167
Posted By: The Fooles Troupe
16-Nov-04 - 01:01 AM
Thread Name: Folklore: Van Diemen's Land
Subject: RE: Folklore: Van Dieman's Land
So the girl in the black velevet band seduced sailors by getting them drunk on alcohol, for which they paid... sounds just like Aussie shearer songs tradition, eh, Bob Bolton? :-)