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Thread #166643   Message #4008932
Posted By: Lighter
15-Sep-19 - 09:29 AM
Thread Name: Tune Req: Derry Down
Subject: RE: Tune Req: Derry Down
The nine-stanza version of "The Flash Frigate" in U. S. Admiral Stephen B. Luce's "Naval Songs" (1883) is, again, set to a Villikins tune:

Luce entered the Navy, as a fourteen-year-old midshipman, in 1841.