The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #76036   Message #1344124
Posted By: Big Al Whittle
01-Dec-04 - 04:55 AM
Thread Name: Origins: Nobody Knows You When You're Down and Out
Subject: RE: origins: nobody knows you when you're down and out
I guess so. In England, depends when the writer died - 60 years after his death is my understanding. My mind may be playing tricks but I see to remember a Scottish name on the credits of the bessie Smith recording. I suppose the PRS payments could still be buying somebody's haggis this hogmannay.