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Thread #19722   Message #202926
Posted By: GUEST,Frank Hamilton
28-Mar-00 - 07:30 PM
Thread Name: Origins: Jolly Rogues of Lynn
Subject: RE: song info: Jolly Rogues of Lynn
The first notable recording of it came from Richard Dyer- Bennett.

I think the song is about Lynn, Massachusetts. The geography was different in the colony days and the area was larger as was Salem.