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Thread #457 Message #723747
Posted By: Mrrzy
05-Jun-02 - 03:06 PM
Thread Name: Origins: Baltimore Fire..a 'new' old verse....
Subject: RE: Baltimore Fire..a 'new' old verse....
This is the song, hee hee, that got me "marked" as not being Southern enough... I heard the chorus as "far, far" instead of "fire, fire" - still made sense (far, far, I heard the cry...) Of course I had it by Charlie Poole!