The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #47275   Message #704491
Posted By: Malcolm Douglas
04-May-02 - 09:05 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Johnny Sands
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: Johnny Sands
Most versions are pretty much the same textually, as they all derive from mid-to-late 19th century broadsides; obviously, some are more complete than others. Hammond got it in Dorset, but it turns up pretty much everywhere where English is spoken.