The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #10506   Message #2657565
Posted By: Judy Dyble
16-Jun-09 - 07:07 AM
Thread Name: Lyr Req/Add: If I Had a Ribbon Bow
Subject: RE: Req/ADD: If I Had a Ribbon Bow
Hi Smedley
The answer is that we (Fairport)first heard the version of the song as recorded by Maxine Sullivan. I certainly wasn't aware that Doris and John had recorded a version of it at all, in fact I doubt any of us heard it, so it probably would not have had any influence on us.