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Thread #45376   Message #2338139
Posted By: GUEST,Gadaffi
12-May-08 - 04:13 AM
Thread Name: Origin: Anna Thea / Anathea
Subject: RE: Help: origin The folk song ANNA THEA
Isn't this Lazslo Feher?

I think it appeared on a Rae Fisher album on Trailer Records in the 1970s. It's a song about horse stealing and its consequences, Anna Thea (?) being one of the dramatis personnae.

Dave Bruton of the Old Crown FC in Birmingham had a lisp and insisted on singing this: the first line going 'Lathlo Feher thtole a thtallion ...'