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Thread #141259   Message #3250085
Posted By: Stewie
04-Nov-11 - 01:48 AM
Thread Name: Origins: Hop Along Peter + Haywire Mac?
Subject: RE: Origins: Hop Along Peter + Haywire Mac?
Earliest dates given by Meade et alia, 'Country Music Sources', are 'Frank Dumont before 1875', 'Wm Courthwright's Flewy, Flewy, Flew Songster (1875)' and Old Yankee Robinson's Comic Songster (1875)'. Meade gives numerous other 19th century references. [Meade et alia p473].

--Stewie.