The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #941   Message #3152442
Posted By: Artful Codger
11-May-11 - 09:44 PM
Thread Name: Origins: The Preacher and the Bear
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: The Preacher and the Bear
The conversation/growling part was probably taken from Arthur Collins' version of the song (1910). This was the first recording made of the song.