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Thread #3920   Message #2983096
Posted By: GUEST,mellowmick
09-Sep-10 - 10:21 AM
Thread Name: Origin: Jute Mill Song
Subject: RE: Origin: Jute Mill Song
Hamish Henderson managed to get Mary's book back from Ewan MacColl. In Hamish's biography, it mentions Mary travelling to Edinburgh in 1968 to attend the unveiling of a plaque to James Connolly, who had lived in Dundee, and stealing the show with a spontaneous performance.