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Thread #145806   Message #3374153
Posted By: GUEST,Lighter
09-Jul-12 - 05:47 PM
Thread Name: Lloyd & MacColl's Sea Song LPs
Subject: RE: Lloyd & MacColl's Sea Song LPs
> Perhaps it was that I just found the copyright on the songs given as 1955

My impression is that none of these albums (at least in their US incarnations) bore a copyright date. Nor did the individual songs.

That was even more evidence of "authenticity." Fakelore singers would claim copyright at the drop of a hat.