The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #22073   Message #240539
Posted By: GUEST,Bruce O.
09-Jun-00 - 05:20 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Old Maid and the Burglar (from Wizz Jones
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: Wizz Jones .......humerous song
Check "Most Unfortunate Man" (reworked "Warranty Deed") in the DT. The glass eye and wooden leg are late additions to 'lothly lady' descriptions. There are 3 early ones (17th century) in the file Scarce Songs 1 on my website, and mention of others.