The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #6170   Message #71081
Posted By: Bert
15-Apr-99 - 10:55 AM
Thread Name: Tinwhistles - tweekin and tunin
Subject: RE: Tinwhistles - tweekin and tunin
Ah! the poor little farthing. Brings back memories when an item would be priced "Nine pounds, nineteen and elevenpence three farthings". Back when LSD meant money.

I don't quite know how you'd MAKE a farthing whistle because that would be a quarter of a penny whistle. 1 1/2 holes perhaps??