The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #1682   Message #5889
Posted By: Martin Ryan
29-May-97 - 05:16 AM
Thread Name: Folklore: Auctioning Off Wives
Subject: RE: Query: Auctioning off Wives
Ship Carpenter's Wife, of which there is a version in the DT, is the usual example Still sung, certainly.

Not sure what the commission is these days!