The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #76036   Message #2326097
Posted By: Flash Company
26-Apr-08 - 07:18 AM
Thread Name: Origins: Nobody Knows You When You're Down and Out
Subject: RE: Origins: Nobody Knows You When You're Down and
Leadbelly sang:-

.....Taking my friends out for a good time,
Buying Ken Corn liquor and Sneaky Pete wine.

He said 'They call it Sneaky Pete 'cos you can drink so much and then it sneaks up an' hits you!'

FC