The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #32772   Message #1836082
Posted By: Q (Frank Staplin)
16-Sep-06 - 02:01 PM
Thread Name: Origin: Sloop John B
Subject: RE: Lyr req: Sloop John B
A note in thread 32772 (above) cites the Folklore Archive, Library of Congress with a collection of "Sloop John B" from the Bahamas in 1916.
The late Bruce O in the same thread indicated that the song was "still evolving."