The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #7339   Message #44380
Posted By: Jon W.
05-Nov-98 - 05:39 PM
Thread Name: Origins: Spanish Ladies
Subject: RE: Spanish Ladies
A fine song, adapted all over - I've got recordings of versions from New Bedford, Conneticut; the Pacific Ocean whalers with placenames from Mexico and Hawaii; and the Australian version which has to do with cattle drovers (not rovers) in Queensland - and each version has it's own charm.