The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #17084   Message #267072
Posted By: Lonesome EJ
29-Jul-00 - 12:02 AM
Thread Name: Lyr/Tune Add: The Broomfield Hill
Subject: RE: Lyr & tune add: The Broomfield Hill
From the Comet liner notes:

"The May Blooming Field is an old story with a new tune. Lester Hubbard got this version of the words from 92-year-old James Jepson in Hurricane,Utah,in 1947. Jepson said he learned the song in the 1870s when he hauled produce for the Mormon Church."