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Thread #22674   Message #247196
Posted By: Malcolm Douglas
26-Jun-00 - 02:55 PM
Thread Name: Origin: Long Black Veil
Subject: RE: Info Please: Long Black Veil
Danny Dill certainly recorded The Streets of Laredo (in 1960) but, as the song has been known since at least 1886 (see  The Traditional Ballad Index ), I think that we're fairly safe sticking with "trad" for that one!!