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Thread #46759   Message #3857721
Posted By: GUEST,Julia L
29-May-17 - 12:33 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Jamie Raeburn's Farewell
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: Jamie Raeburn's Farewell
Just found version from Maine circa 1942 with additional lyrics regarding his crime- highway robbery. The tune is pretty much standard. Interestingly, the classic logging tragedy song Peter Emberly, from Northeastern North America, has this melody and several similar verses