The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #91364   Message #1737827
Posted By: Scrump
11-May-06 - 04:31 AM
Thread Name: Songs about loss of pay, low wages
Subject: RE: Loss of pay
Not quite the same but related:

Four Pounds A Day (by Stan Kelly I think?) is the opposite, about workers (navvies or builders) still getting paid when it's raining.

Owd Rimbant by Fivepenny Piece is about a skinflint boss who thinks he's being generous by *not* docking his workers' pay during a minute's silence.