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Thread #67211 Message #1447207
Posted By: Q (Frank Staplin)
30-Mar-05 - 05:28 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Req/Add: Land of Green Ginger/Faithless Maria
Subject: RE: req/add: Land Of Green Ginger
"The Land of Green Ginger" broadside in the Bodleian Library mentioned by Masato (Firth b.27(299), ca. 1849-1880, has the same lyrics as the song sheet found by Jim Dixon at American Memory called "Faithless Maria."
Harry Clifton, ("written and sung by") a music hall vocalist, born 1824, died in 1872.
Arthur Lloyd: Clifton
See thread 8460 for his song, "Good Ship Kangaroo." Kangaroo