The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #46310 Message #3889671
Posted By: Steve Gardham
21-Nov-17 - 07:04 PM
Thread Name: Origin: Saint James Infirmary Blues
Subject: RE: Origin: Saint James Infirmary Blues
****Drawing the line is tricky with songs that consist mostly of such, but (for example) we don't say that every song with a verse about a rose entwining with a briar must really be a version of Barbara Allen.****
Hi, Richard, I will be raising this very point on Saturday at the Sheffield Broadside TSF meeting.